Jewish & World News
Top Jewish News Happening Now, And World News That's Worth a WOW

Secret Iranian Art Collection Features Work from Iconic Israeli Artist Yaacov Agam

Labels: , ,

The Algemeiner has learned that the secret Iranian art collection now partially displayed at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art includes up to ten works of Israel’s highest-selling and most iconic artist Yaacov Agam. 

In an interview, his son expressed concern over the future of the masterpieces.

The modern art collection which is considered to be the finest of its kind anywhere outside of Europe and the US, boasts works by Francis Bacon, David Hockney, Roy Lichtenstein, Mark Rothko, Andy Warhol, Edvard Munch and others, and was brought before the revolution by the late Shah’s wife, Empress Farah Pahlavi.


Post a Comment

Blog Archive