Lot 450
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Wangechi Mutu

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200,000 - 300,000 USD
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187,500 USD
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Description

  • Wangechi Mutu
  • Try Dismantling the Little Empire Inside You
  • ink, Mylar, pigment and photo collage, in 2 parts

Provenance

Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2007

Exhibited

Brooklyn Museum, Global Feminisms, March - July 2007

Catalogue Note

"Kenya is rapidly developing its industry and manufacturing, and its cultural identity as a new country. We had a humongous history pre-British, and when we were colonized and violently reshuffled, we had to decide who we were again. We couldn't rest on the stories and the cultures of our great-grandparents." Wangechi Mutu
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