Lidia (Scagnolari) Al-Qattan (20th/21st Century), Kuwait
KUWAIT’S NATIONAL DAY (KUWAIT’S GOLDEN ERA), 1987
Oil and collage on canvas mounted on board; signed and dated “19...” lower right, signed, titled and dated 1987 in Roman verso and inscribed in Kuwait verso. With typed note about the event attached verso.
23.6" x 19.3" — 60 x 49 cm.
Lidia is a living artist and performer in Kuwait. She was born in Italy as Lidia Guiseppe Scagnolari. She moved to Kuwait in 1960. In 1966, Al-Qattan began to cover her entire house in broken mirror mosaics.