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Ferhat Abbas

Ferhat Abbas
Premier of the Interim Government of Algeria 1958-1961

17" x 24", oil on masonite

large view

The cover was probably commissioned when Ferhat Abbas quarreled with radical members of the new Algerian Government and was put under house arrest in 1964.

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   new windowWikipedia entry for Ferhat Abbas

Please note: The original painting is available for sale. Please contact Elizabeth Malyon at for more information.