Bahman Mohassess

1931–2009

Bahman Mohassess, ‘Head I’ 1966
Head I 1966
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Bahman Mohassess (Persian: بهمن محصص, March 1, 1931 – July 28, 2010) was an Iranian painter, sculptor, translator, and theatre director. His oeuvre comprises paintings, sculptures and collages. He was also a celebrated translator of literary works. His works are highly collected and extremely rare. He is said to have destroyed many of his own works, and those that become available at auction are now highly sought after.

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