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'May you fly to heaven on painted wings': Jamil Naqsh mourned by artists and admirers

'May you fly to heaven on painted wings': Jamil Naqsh mourned by artists and admirers

Iconic Pakistani artist Jamil Naqsh passed away in London today
Updated 16 May, 2019

Iconic Pakistani artist Jamil Naqsh passed away in London today after contracting a severe form of pneumonia earlier this month.

He had been admitted for treatment to St Mary's Hospital in London, where he had been residing for the last decade.

As news of his demise became public, artists and admirers took to Twitter to pay tribute to his rich legacy:

May he rest in peace.

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M. Emad May 16, 2019 02:59pm
I have never heard of Jamil Naqsh.
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fairplay May 16, 2019 06:54pm
RIP
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ExPak May 16, 2019 10:13pm
@M. Emad time to catch up with the rest if the world
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Chunnu Mian May 17, 2019 12:18am
RIP Jamil Sahib. He was the father of Architect Cezanne Naqsh, my senior in Department of Architecture at Dawood College Karachi some thirty years ago. Despite his world famous stature, he was extremely down to earth in conduct.
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a May 17, 2019 01:08am
Classy work
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AZAM AKBAR May 17, 2019 08:11am
Inna Lillaahe Wa Inna Ilaiehe Rajeoun.
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