In pictures: Christie's exhibition in Dubai

Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman.
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Visitors look at Beyond the Fountain, a grouping of 19 artworks by the Iranian Saqqakhaneh movement, displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Visitors look at art work by Saudi artist Manal al-Dowayan displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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A visitor takes a photo of artwork by Syrian artist Safwan Dahoul displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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Visitors walks past artwork by Egyptian artist Khaled Hafez displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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A visitor walks past art work by Iraqi painter Ismail Fatah Al-Turk displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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A visitor walks past art work by Egyptian painter Mahmoud Said displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Patek Philippe rare 18K white gold automatic wristwatch with Iraqi coat of arms is displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
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A visitor looks at an artwork by Egyptian artist Moataz Nasr displayed at a Christie's exhibition in Dubai, on October 16, 2016. The works of Saudi, Iranian, Turkish, Egyptian and Lebanese artists are exhibited as part of Christie's 250th anniversary. Christies Dubai presents a curated sale, offering 113 works of modern and contemporary art from the region with works coming from private collections as widely spread as from Los Angeles to Amman. (Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images)
Tue 18 Oct 2016 01:12 PM GST