Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Leyly Matine - Daftary  (1937 - 2007)

About: Leyly Matine - Daftary
 

Summary

Examples of her work

 
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: Leyly Matine - Daftary
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for her*  
  Dealers Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: Iran, Islamic Republic of/France      Known for: painting

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Leyly Matine - Daftary:

Biographical information (Leyly Matine - Daftary)

yes

Auction records - upcoming / past (Leyly Matine - Daftary)

2

Discussion board entries (Leyly Matine - Daftary)

0

Image examples of works (Leyly Matine - Daftary)

2

Please send me Alert Updates for Leyly Matine - Daftary (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 3
AskART Artist
from Auction House Records.
Lady With Guitar
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

Born in Tehran January 1937.

After having completing her elementary education in Tehran, she attended Cheltenham Ladies College. She obtained a degree from the Slade School of Fine Arts in London.

Upon returning to Tehran during the 1960’s she taught sculptor at the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Leyly Matine-Daftary started her artistic career in the 1960’s, an era of great innovation in the arts on an international scale.  She was part of the first generation of Iranian women artists, she was also part of a new generation of artists in Iran breaking with traditional techniques.

Over the years she had many exhibitions both in Iran and abroad.

In addition to painting and sculpting Leyly Matine-Daftary was active in other artistic ventures such as the cinema and theatre in the design of costumes and sets, in graphic arts were she designed posters for various events such as the Shiraz Festival of Arts.

She continued her career in Paris post the 1979 revolution painting and illustrating books.

She passed away in Paris 17 April, 2007.

 
Source:
Information courtesy of the artist's son, Kamran Farman Farmaian


** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists