Al-Bahi Auction House will hold the exhibition ‘Peter Upton: Arabian Horses’ and the Desert Auction on June 7 at its headquarters in Katara – The Cultural Village (Building 22) at 7 p.m.
For the first time, Al-Bahi will auction an impressive collection of 32 works of art by renowned British artist Upton, local Arab daily Arrayah reported.
Upton is best known for his paintings of Arabian horses and desert scenes, as well as an internationally renowned Arabian horse expert and arbiter, historian and author. He has published numerous articles in international journals, as well as several books on Arabian horses, including his greatest work, The Arabian Horse.
Upton traveled extensively throughout the Arab region, producing detailed sketches during his travels which he uses as references for his paintings which ultimately give his work a unique feel with sweeping artistic strokes and captivating compositions.
Al-Bahi has a team of experts and specialists in each auction to guide participants, examine exhibits and ensure their authenticity, history, material and moral values, so that each masterpiece receives the value it deserves.
Last update: May 30, 2022 10:27 p.m.