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We are pleased to present a unique selection of furniture from Syria showing the various types of workmanship in Syrian furniture making as part of The Islamic & Orientalist Art Auction will take place April 5th, 2016 at Katara Cultural Village. This example of 'Marquetry', meaning inlaid work, shows the 'Mosaic' style of using exotic and tinted woods placed in intricate designs. This technique was developed in Damascus, Syria.

Katara Cultural Village is a place of cultural exchange for the arts in an exceptional location. Dedicated to excellence in all areas of cultural producttion including Cinema, Visual Arts, Music and Theatre.