LAU Louis Cardahi Foundation

Painting Room

This hall contains paintings, sculptures & calligraphy by contemporary Lebanese painters and artists who have been inspired by Byblos.

Sculptures

  • Sculpture figurine phenicienne en bois (Alfred Basbous)
  • Sculpture tete phenicienne (Nabil Basbous)
  • Medaillon moulage de l’alphabet phenicienne (Halim el Hage)

Paintings

  • Huile de la cathedrale de Jean Marc de Byblos (Joseph Mattar 1994)
  • Aquarelle Byblos, Maggie de Camisy
  • Huile, Vieux Souk de Byblos (Samira Nehme)
  • Peinture a l’encre Originale de La Citadelle de Byblos


Calligraphy

  • The name of Byblos through history
  • Caligraphy Chant for Byblos from the French Poet Jean Durtal
  • Caligraphy poem “Byblos o mon amour” from Nadia Tueini

See samples of those paintings below.