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SALIM, Jawad (1920 - 1961), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SALIM, Jawad (1920 - 1961), Painter

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Iraqi, 20th century, male.

Born 1920, in Ankara; died 22 January 1961, in Baghdad.


Jawad Salim came from a family of painters. He was awarded government scholarships which enabled him to stay in Paris and Rome from 1938 to 1940, and he then worked at the archaeological museum in Baghdad during World War II. He studied at the Slade School of Fine Art in London from

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