(100 x 43 x 30cm.) €8,000 - €10,400. ", Estimate: ), Estimate: See more ideas about Sculptor, Sculpture, Iranian art. 1937) The Wall and the Script bronze 43 3/8 in. An artist, collector, scholar, and teacher, Parviz Tanavoli is among the foremost contemporary Iranian artists and a pioneer of modern sculpture. There are two very minor rubbing marks on the centre left and centre right of the white border surrounding the print. 1937), Lot 13: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. 1937) - Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. See more ideas about modern artists, sculpture, art. 1937), Lot 14: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. (88 x 61cm. (58.5cm. Learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction prices. In 1965, Tanavoli protested against the empty overuse of traditional forms and gave new depth to the two dimensional calligraphy on paper by transforming it into three dimensional 'Heech' sculptures. Tanavoli reinterprets, throughout his works, this poetic legend as well as icons found in Shiite folk art, such as the cage, the lion, the lock and the bird, using geometric forms and new mediums. (48cm. (66cm.) 19% VAT is added to the purchase price for deliveries within the EU.Estimate by Auctionata Expert: 16,000 EuroIn the early 1960s Tanavoli was one of the Iranian artists, who purposefully used elements of the ancient Iranian culture and wanted to bring the Islam in the modern art.Condition:The sculpture is in very good condition with some fine scratches on the surface and partial tiny chipping on the rims. 1937) Heech Lovers fiberglass on metal base Height: 42 in. All Rights Reserved. Executed in 2008, this work is unique, Description: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. high including base Executed circa early 1970s, this work is unique, Estimate: PARVIZ TANAVOLI né en 1937 STANDING HEECH, 2007 Sculpture en bronze signée 'Parviz', datée '07', numérotée 5/6 sur le socle h: 62 w: 22 d: 18 cm, Estimate: Description: Lot 69: Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Heech, 90 x 43 x 43cm (35 7/16 x 16 15/16 x 16 15/16in). Description: ), Estimate: Estimate: Painting and Sculpture Estimate: €5,000 - €6,000 Description: PARVIZ TANAVOLI born in 1937 DESSIN POUR UN GABEH, FARHAD et SHIRIN – Drawing for Gabeh, Farhad and Shirin Silkscreen Signed 'Parviz' and dated '74' on the lower left and numbered 8/80 on the lower middle and titled 'Farhad et Shirin' on the lower right 67 x 49 cm (26,13 x 19,11 in.) 1937) Untitled (from The Wall (Oh, Persepolis), Lot 44: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Heech on a Chair bronze signed Parvi, Lot 45: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli accused of 'disturbing public peace' with nude artwork. sale, Christie’s Dubai, 16 March 2016. * PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Poet and the Bird bronze signed “Parviz” and dated “06” on the base, executed in 2006, the present piece is unique 96 x 54 x 24 cm, Estimate: Here artists were dealing with contemporary issues and reconciling past traditions with contemporary outlooks. Your email address or password is incorrect. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. With its elegant curvilinear shape and hollow eyes, the Heech is anthropomorphised, gazing playfully at its viewers. Description: Executed in 2003; this work is unique, Estimate: The Idea of making nothing that was for me enough, but later I realized great Iranian poets like Khayam, Rumi and Hafez all had dealt with this single word," Parviz Tanavoli'If the astonishing resemblance between a Heech and a human-being did not exist, I would have never involved myself in making it'- Tanavoli.Bonhams have the distinct privilege of presenting two superlative examples of Tanavoli's bronze twisted Heech sculptures. high x 72cm. £2,000 - £3,000, Description: 1937) - The Wall and the Heech, Lot 62: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. £14,000 - £18,000, Description: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. (32¼ x 26 in. Tanavoli's nothingness permeates everything, it is an animating and creative force; it is the nothingness that precedes creation, the nothingness out of which we are born, from which ideas come to life and out of which bonds are formed. £8,000 - £12,000, Description: (68 x 68cm.) (46cm.) 1937) Untitled (from the Shirin and Farhad series) metallic paint, gouache and pencil on card 37 ¼ x 19 ½in. 1937), Lot 27: * PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) - Heech and Hand, Lot 28: * PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) - Heech Lovers, Lot 28: * Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Twisted Heech I (Heech looking Skywards) depth: 37 cm, Lot 29: * Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Twisted Heech II depth: 19.5 cm, Lot 30: * Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Farhad's lover (Shirin) and the Arab, Lot 33: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Feb 2, 2013 - Explore ART IRAN's board "PARVIZ TANAVOLI", followed by 860 people on Pinterest. €2,000 - €3,000, Description: PARVIZ TANAVOLI born in 1937 STANDING HEECH, 2007 Bronze sculpture Signed 'Parviz', dated '07', numbered 5/6 on the base 62 x 22 x 18 cm (24,18 x 8,58 x 7,02 in.) 1937) The Wall and The Birds signed and dated 'Parviz 08' (on the base) bronze Height: 39 3/8in. Tanavoli has devoted himself to serious studies of Iranian nomad carpets and rugs, which have been published in the books “Shahsavan Iranian Rugs and Textiles” and “Persian Flatweaves”. $150,000 - $200,000, Description: 1937) Untitled (The Vanishing Image), Lot 12: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. (88 x 61cm.) Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Twisted Heech II bronzesigned "Parviz", dated "012" and numbered "1/9" on the base, number 1 from an edition of 9, executed in 201259 x 20.5cm (23 1/4 x 8 1/16in).depth: 19.5 cm Provenance:Property from a private collection, CanadaAcquired directly from the Artist by the present owner'It's a simple shape, it's abstract, and it's very meaningful. Heech incorporates the best of his passion for Persia history that he exemplifies as well as this knowledge and skill as a contemporary artist. €40,000 - €50,000, Description: Executed in 1970, this work is unique, Description: €5,000 - €6,000, Description: Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Twisted Heech I (Heech looking Skywards) bronzesigned "Parviz", dated "012" and numbered "3/6", number 3 from an edition of 6, executed in 2012110 x 42cm (43 5/16 x 16 9/16in).depth: 37 cm Provenance:Property from a private collection, CanadaAcquired directly from the Artist by the present owner"The word Heech, or nothingness, has a special place in our culture. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com), Lot 43: Parviz Tanavoli (b. Heech in the Cage, bronze, stamped Parviz in English, further stamped in Farsi, numbered 5/6, 38 X 13 X 14 cm. 1937), Lot 41: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Heech fibreglass signed Parviz an, Lot 44: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. Description: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. 1937) Heech Lovers fiberglass on metal base He, Lot 56: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli returns to his Horseshoe Bay studio after the unexplained confiscation of his passport by Iranian authorities. His work—which also includes painting, drawing, weavings, and prints—is infused with his deep knowledge of … 1937) Untitled (Persepolis), Lot 2: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. 1937) The Poet's Family bronze 9 x 5 5/8 x 4 7/8in. 1937) Poet and Bird signed and titled 'Parviz Tanavoli, Poet and Bird' (on a label on the bottom of the sculpture)ceramic 13¾ x 12½ x 11in. Parviz Tanavoli made it home. 1937) Untitled ceramic on top of wooden base 17in. 1937) Poet and Cage glazed earthenware on Plexiglass base 25 7/8 in. and participating auction houses. Executed in 2008, this work is unique, Estimate: (88 x 59cm. ), Description: 1937) Heech fibreglass 23in. 1937) Standing Lovers Heech polished bronze Height: 39½ in. Parviz Tanavoli is a contemporary Iranian artist, best known for his bronze sculptures combining the semiotics of Arabic language with the formal language of abstract sculpture. Minor traces of age. 1937 STANDING HEECH LOVERS signed, dated 07, numbered 4/6 on top of the base; inscribed bronze, Canada, 09 on the side of the base bronze 98 by 50.5 by 50.5cm. ); (iii) 6½ x 6½ x 1 7/8in. THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION IS COURTESY TO THE ENGLISH SPEAKERS. In this book, the artist and art collector, adopting the personal tone of a first person narrator, records the events leading up to the acquisition and formation of his collection, revealing much about his personal acquaintance and friendship with the creators of the artworks. deep (110cm. View Parviz Tanavoli’s artworks on artnet. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Sign in to view your bids, favorites & more! Description: Acquired at the above sale by the present owner. 222.1968. The other interpretation is that the physical shape of the word has a figurative aspect, an appealing volume and a life-like form. £12,000 - £15,000. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. View Parviz Tanavoli’s artworks on artnet. See more ideas about Sculpture, Iranian art, Sculpture art. Parviz TANAVOLI (né en 1937) HEECH, 2007 Sculpture en résine peinte signée, datée et numérotée "Parviz, 07, n°6/25" Série de 25, toutes de différentes couleurs h: 95 w: 30 d: 14 cm Provenance : Collection privée, Londres, Estimate: ), Estimate: ), Estimate: Provenance:Property from a private collection, CaliforniaAcquired directly from the artist in Tehran circa late 1960'sThe present work is an extremely rare appearance of an early painting by Parviz Tanavoli, demonstrating the incredible versatility with which this artist operated, oscillating between painting, sculpture, tapestry and across a vast array of materialsTitled "Farhad's Lover and the Arab Man", the present work is an interesting political and historical commentary on the turbulent changes in Iranian society during the invasion of the Rashidun Caliphate in the seventh century. 1937) The lovers (Shirin and Farhad) bronze 26½ x 26½in. Executed in 2008; this work is number two from an edition of three, Estimate: £22,000 - £28,000, Description: 1937) The Wall and the Script signed, dated and numbered 'parviz, 2007 4/5' (on the left side of the base)bronze 43 3/8in. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. 1937) – Iranian sculptor, painter, scientist and art collector; lives and works in Vancouver, Canada since 1987Signed ‘Parviz’, dated ‘07’ and numbered ‘6/25’ on the plinthHeight: 94 cmVery good conditionGlass fiber sculpture from the Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli, who puts up the question of ‘positive and negative room’; Heech (Hītsch) from the title means “Nothing”Object is regular taxed. Parviz Tanavoli is the most acclaimed internationally recognized modern Iranian sculptor. Parviz Tanavoli, 1976. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations. Description: Executed in the early 1960s, Estimate: (35 x 32 x 28 cm.) * PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Heech Lovers bronze signed “Parviz”, dated “’013” and inscribed “4/5”, number 4 from an edition of 5, executed in 2013 26 x 14cm (10 1/4 x 5 1/2in). A selection of Parviz Tanavoli’s jewelry collection at the “Oh Nightingale” exhibition at West Vancouver Art Museum. Tanavoli was able to fuse this very specific translation of Persia calligraphy with contemporary idiom and abstract sculpture. I think there are many reasons why it became popular' - Parviz Tavavoli, Estimate: His practice focuses on the intersection of both traditional Persian folk art and contemporary practices in a career spanning over six decades.Tanavoli was born in Tehran in 1937 and was one of the very first students to enrol in the newly established Tehran School of Fine Arts in 1955. coloured silkscreen on paper, Condition Report: $30,000 - $40,000, Description: £18,000 - £25,000. $120,000 - $180,000, Description: (14 15/16 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/2in), Description: high; 18in. 1937) Untitled (Persepolis) signed in Farsi (upper right) oil, gouache and pencil on card 34 5/8 x 24in. $40,000 - $60,000, Description: Description: Executed in 2001, this work is unique, Description: Description: 1937), Lot 21: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli is a contemporary Iranian artist, best known for his bronze sculptures combining the semiotics of Arabic language with the formal language of abstract sculpture. Executed in 1966, this work is unique. The West Vancouver Art Museum is delighted to present this exhibition of work by the eminent Iranian-Canadian artist, Parviz Tanavoli. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. To Tanavoli, the concept of nothingness has multiple layers of meanings and is not an expression of despair and hopelessness. 1937) The Poet and Heech polished bronze on ma, Lot 16: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. An artist, collector, scholar, and teacher, Parviz Tanavoli is among the foremost contemporary Iranian artists and a pioneer of modern sculpture. 1937), Lot 22: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Khosrow's lover, who was Shirin, a Sassanian princess renowned for her beauty, is being sexually defiled by an Arab soldier, perhaps a testament to the cultural desecration that would see much of Iran's pre-Islamic heritage lost till its later revival by the poet Ferdowsi From 1960 on, Parviz Tanavoli became a pioneering figure in contemporary Iranian art, revisiting Persian traditions and modern sculpture. Description: PARVIZ TANAVOLI B. 1937) Untitled (from The Wall (Oh, Persepolis)) bronze on wooden plinth, in three parts (i) 6 7/8 x 6½ x 1 7/8in. It has a sculptural body different than any other known sculptural figures. £25,000 - £35,000. Parviz Tanavoli (born 24 March 1937 in Tehran) is an Iranian sculptor, painter, scholar and art collector.Since 1989 he has lived and worked both in Tehran and Vancouver, Canada.. Tanavoli's work has been auctioned around the world leading to overall sales of over $9 million, making him the most expensive living Iranian artist. (107 cm. An artist, collector, scholar, and teacher, Parviz Tanavoli is among the foremost contemporary Iranian artists and a pioneer of modern sculpture. Executed in 2007. bronze $300,000 - $400,000, Description: wide x 13¾in. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. His signature Heech sculptures are composed of three Farsi letters in the Persian calligraphic style of 'nastaliq'. (31 x 17.4 x 11cm.) An artist, collector, scholar, and teacher, Parviz Tanavoli is among the foremost contemporary Iranian artists and a pioneer of modern sculpture. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. 1937 Numbered 6/25. 1937) Poet And Cage signed and dated 'Parviz 08' (on the base) bronze 59½ x 19¾ x 19¾in. The most influential avant-garde movement in 1960s Iran, the Saqqakhaneh School developed a visual language drawing on popular culture and its symbols, re-appropriating traditions with a modernist stance.Parviz Tanavoli's practice, developed throughout the 1960s and 1970s, is characterised by the modern incorporation of traditional techniques, notably everyday handicrafts found in the blacksmiths, foundries and pottery workshops of Tehran, and traditional subjects such as popular love stories as depicted in Persian poetry. €18,000 - €22,000, Description: ), Estimate: A few years later, he left Iran to further his education in sculpting at the Brera Academy of Milan and graduated in 1959. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. Oct 4, 2013 - Explore Athena Akhavan's board "Parviz tanavoli" on Pinterest. (34.5cm.) . 1937) Farhad and Shirin signed twice in Farsi bronze on stone base 13½in. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance. 1937), Lot 58: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. PARVIZ TANAVOLI (NE EN 1937, TEHERAN) Sans titre signé et daté en latin 'Parviz 74' (en bas à gauche), en arabe (en bas à droite) et numéroté 3/30 (en bas au milieu)Sérigraphie en couleurs 82 x 66,3 cm. 1937) Heech signed, numbered and dated 'Parviz 07 6/25' (on the base) fibreglass 35¾ x 12½ x 7 7/8in. deep)Executed in 1998-2007; this work is number three from and edition of six, Description: $18,000 - $25,000, Description: ), Estimate: His work—which also includes painting, drawing, weavings, and prints—is infused with his deep knowledge of Iran’s rich visual, craft, religious, and literary heritage. Heech, fibreglass, signed, dated '06 and numbered 10/25 on the top surface of the base, 90 x 43 x 43cm (35 7/16 x 16 15/16 x 16 15/16in). Learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction prices. high x 28 3/8in. (50cm. ), Estimate: 1937), Heech in Green, Sculpture, 2007, Lot 143: Parviz TANAVOLI (né en 1937) HEECH, 2007 Sculpture en résine peinte, Lot 1: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli (Teherán, 23 de marzo de 1937) es un escultor, pintor, académico y coleccionista de arte iraní. 1937) - Heech, Lot 61: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Many of his works pay tribute to the legendary love story of Farhad, the only sculptor mentioned in classical Persian poetry, who challenged the Sassanian King Khosrow Parviz (r. 590 to 628), his rival for the hand of the beloved princess Shirin. This led Tanavoli to study sculpture in Milan at the end of the 1950s and teach for two and a half years in Minneapolis in the early 1960s. MoMA Took a Stand against Trump’s Immigration Ban. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE. deep (290cm. Description: (41 3/4 x 29 1/2in x 15 3/4). £1,500 - £2,500, Description: Please Register/Login to access your Invaluable Alerts, View additional info and full condition report. Vivió en Vancouver, Canadá, desde 1989. The exhibition features works from his six-decade career, focusing on his jewelry, wearable art and small sculptures, as well as prints and paintings of birds, cages and locks. 1937), Lot 54: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Su obra fue subastada en todo el mundo, llevando a un total de ventas superior a los 6.7 millones de dólares, convirtiéndose en el artista iraní vivo más caro. ;  28  5/8    by  16  1/8    by  6  3/8  in. high x 80cm. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Executed in 1970; this work is number six from an edition of six, each one produced in a different colour, Estimate: 26 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 4" (67.9 x 16.5 x 10.1 cm) including base. Recurrent in his works are motifs taken from religious folk art, especially the saqqakhaneh, a votive fountain protected by metal grills. . An equally important painting by Parviz Tanavoli is part of the New York University's Collection and was previously owned by Abby Weed Grey, a passionate supporter of Iranian art, an avid collector and devoted mentor to Tanavoli. Lot 70: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Mar 4, 2020 - Explore Nima Nian's board "Parviz Tanavoli" on Pinterest. Parviz Tanavoli's collection is accompanied by a memoir titled Virus of Collecting (Nazar Publication, 2020). . The sculpture is 94 cm high. Parviz Tanavoli (b. Description: 1937) - The Wall and the Script, Lot 71: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (NE EN 1937, TEHERAN). Estimate: Represented by industry leading galleries. PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Red Heech fiberglass signed Parviz and dated 06 (lower right), number 10 from an edition of 25, executed in 2006 height: 90cm, Estimate: The present work is a fine and rare example from Tanavoli's career and is unquestionably a collector's piece. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Parviz Tanavoli. Estimate: £50,000 - £100,000, Description: Description: Provenance : Acquired from the artist by the present owner THE AUCTIONEER IS ONLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FRENCH INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIS CATALOGUE. 1937) Poet and the Key incised with the artist's signature and date 'Parviz '08' (on the lower right of the top of the base plinth)polished bronze and bronze with brown patina 41 1/8 x 11 x 9½in. Heech lovers, fibreglass, signed, dated '07 and numbered 9/25 on the top surface of the base, 106 X 75 X 40 cm. Then later . Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Farhad's lover (Shirin) and the Arab mixed media on panel, framed inscribed "Parviz Tanavoli" in Arabic and English on the verso, executed circa 196593 x 48cm (36 5/8 x 18 7/8in). ), Estimate: Tanavoli then went to the Unites States to serve as artist-in-residence at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design where he became exposed to pop art and consumer culture. 1937) Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Description: His practice stems from interests in Iranian culture and tradition, locksmithing, and political activism. ), Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000, Description: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. Shipping costs excl. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. 1937) Pink Heech signed, dated and numbered 'Parviz 70, 6/6' (on the reverse) painted fiberglass Height: 62in. B. PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Lion and Sword II bijar weave signed and dated Parviz 53 (lower right), executed in 1353 A.P (1975 A.D) 158 x 208cm (62 3/16 x 81 7/8in). deep)Executed in 2007, this work is number four from an edition of five, Estimate: The repetition of design in his oeuvre is also reflective of the traditional Islamic practice of repeating a craft in the quest for perfection. Glass fiber, painted in petrol-greenVancouver, Canada, 2007Parviz Tanavoli (geb. Executed circa early 1960s Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. wide x 58cm. $35,000 - $40,000, Description: His work—which also includes painting, drawing, weavings, and prints—is infused with his deep knowledge of Iran’s rich visual, craft, religious, and literary heritage. (100.4 x 28 x 24.2cm.) Here’s What New Yorkers Had to Say. 1937) The Poet and Heech polished bronze on marble base 18 3/8 x 6 5/8 x 4 3/8in. Gathering artists and poets, his studio, Atelier Kaboud, was the fertile ground for the formation of the Saqqakhaneh School. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. While he was studying art in Tehran in the mid-1950s, the Iranian government's cultural policy was opening to Western practices, at the same time as encouraging the development of national and traditional arts. 1937) The Wall and the Heech bronze 19in. Estimate: Signed and dated 'Parviz, 07' and numbered on the plinth. Tanavoli crafted numerous Heechs over the years in various mediums such as bronze, ceramic, fiberglass and neon and in many forms and colours to expose the world with the concept of "nothingness". The craftsmanship and dexterity that is reflected through these polished bronze sculptures reveal the unequaled talent of Tanavoli; confirming his leading and pioneering role in sculpture and philosophy. As a founding member of the Saqqakhaneh artistic movement (begun in the 1960s), he merges current secular references with Shi’a religious iconography in his compositions. (46.5 x 17 x 11cm. (157cm.) Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. © 1986-2020 Invaluable, LLC. Bronze. The Ben and Abby Grey Foundation. Description: 1937), Lot 38: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. (43.2cm. . (110cm. Estimate: ©️ Parviz Tanavoli. 1937) - Untitled, Lot 51: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. £18,000 - £24,000. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Heech on a Chair bronze signed Parviz, dated ’07, number 9 from an edition of 10, executed in 2007 height: 24cm, Description: have paid attention to this word and have used it and that is how it began.”, Limited-Edition Prints by Leading Artists. 1937) Standing Lovers Heech polished bronze He, Lot 24: * PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) - Poet and the Bird, Lot 26: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. $50,000 - $70,000, Description: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Heech fibreglass signed Parviz and dated 06/12/25 (lower right), number 12 from an edition of 25, executed in 2006 Height: 90 cm, Description: Estimate: ; 38 1/2 by 19 7/8 by 19 7/8 in. Among his motifs is “Heech,” a word meaning “nothing.” Of this word and its resonances, Tanavoli has said: “I found there is so much in the Heech, that Heech is not nothing, Heech is something. (16.5 x 16.5 x 4.7cm. Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, B. 1937), Lot 62: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) - Adab. $400,000 - $600,000, Description: Lot 72: Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Heech lovers, 106 X 75 X 40 cm. (41 3/4 x 29 1/2in x 15 3/4). 1937) The Wall incised with the artist's signature and date 'Parviz.01' (lower left on the base)bronze with gold patina 12 1/8 x 6¾ x 4 3/8in. 1937) Untitled (Persepolis) oil, gouache and pencil on card 34 5/8 x 24in. wide x 35cm. PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Adab five hand colored screen-prints on paper, framed, each print is signed and numbered, number 2 from an edition of 35 and 5 artists proofs executed in 2016 each print: 58 x 40 cm. £10,000 - £15,000, Description: (157cm.) Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION IS COURTESY TO THE ENGLISH SPEAKERS. THE AUCTIONEER IS ONLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE FRENCH INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIS CATALOGUE. 1937), Lot 51: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. One interpretation relates to Persian Sufism, in which nothing is an aspect of God, who creates everything from nothing. A resident of West Vancouver for over three decades, Tanavoli is among Canada’s most significant contemporary artists. (100cm.) (151.5 x 50 x 50cm.) His work—which also includes painting, drawing, weavings, and prints—is infused with his deep knowledge of Iran’s rich visual, craft, religious, and literary heritage. PARVIZ TANAVOLI born in 1937 DESSIN POUR UN GABEH, FARHAD et SHIRIN – Drawing for Gabeh, Farhad and Shirin Silkscreen Signed 'Parviz' and dated '74' on the lower left and numbered 8/80 on the lower middle and titled 'Farhad et Shirin' on the lower right 67 x 49 cm (26,13 x 19,11 in.) 1937) Untitled (The Vanishing Image) gouache and oil on card 34 5/8 x 23 ¼in. Here are two fine examples of Tanavoli's use of bronze; a medium he embraced throughout his career and through which he found great versatility in form and freedom of expression. Returning to Tehran and reflecting on the modernization of Iranian art, his studio soon transformed into a hub for exhibitions and collective reflection. 1937) bronze 192/3in. Condition Report: (100 cm. Parviz Tanavoli, sculptor, painter, researcher and collector born in Tehran 1937 Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000, Description: WALLS  AND  LOCKS (18 x 36.7 x 4.9cm. £80,000 - £100,000. PARVIZ TANAVOLI né en 1937 DESSIN POUR UN GABEH, FARHAD et SHIRIN Sérigraphie signée 'Parviz' et datée '74' en bas à gauche et numérotée 8/80 en bas au milieu et titré 'Farhad et Shirin' en bas à droite h: 67 w: 49 cm Provenance : Acquis directement auprès de l'artiste, Estimate: His work—which also includes painting, drawing, weavings, and prints—is infused with his deep knowledge of Iran’s rich visual, craft, religious, and literary heritage. ), Description: 1937) Untitled (from the Shirin and Farhad series), Lot 3: Parviz Tanavoli (Iranian, b. (17.5 x 16.5 x 4.7cm. Private Collection of Edouard Khachaturian. 1937), Lot 45: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Red Heech fiberglass signed Parviz a, Lot 48B: PARVIZ TANAVOLI (IRAN, BORN 1937) Lion and Sword II bijar weave si, Lot 49: Parviz Tanavoli (Iran, born 1937) Heech in the Cage, 38 X 13 X 14 cm. Base 17in promulgated by the eminent Iranian-Canadian artist, Parviz Tanavoli ( Iranian, b 3/4 ) Akbar and Nasseri. Your bids, favorites & more of 'disturbing public peace ' with nude artwork among the foremost contemporary artists! Everything from nothing, dated and numbered on the base bronze 72.7 by 41 by 17.5cm further education. Studio after the unexplained confiscation of his passion for Persia history that he exemplifies as well as this and... Are composed of three Farsi letters in the Persian calligraphic style of 'nastaliq ' standards and promulgated..., he left Iran to further his education in sculpting at the Brera Academy of and! 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