(1906 - 1979)
Seif Wanly was active/lived in Egypt. Seif Wanly is known for Abstract geometric images, modernist portrait, landscape and cityscape painting.
alongside his brother Edham Wanly, was part of the burgeoning art scene
in Alexandria from the 1940s through to the late 1960s.
One of the foremost Egyptian artists of his time, Seif Wanly was the
first to open a practicing studio in 1932.
Whilst Edham was preoccupied
with daily life and the nature which surrounded him, often painting sea
views which were a focal point for Alexandrians, Seif Wanly was arguably
more inspired by the human form.
The two brothers studied under the tutelage of Alexandrian based
Italian artist Ottorino Bechi. Unlike Edham, whose artwork lay solely in
depicting landscapes, Seif studied and explored an extensive variety of
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