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Jimoh Akolo
NIGERIAN
SEATED FIGURE
Estimate
5,0008,000
JUMP TO LOT
18
Jimoh Akolo
NIGERIAN
SEATED FIGURE
Estimate
5,0008,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Modern & Contemporary African Art

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Jimoh Akolo
B.1934
NIGERIAN
SEATED FIGURE
signed and dated 1963 (lower right)
oil on canvas
124.5 by 100cm., 49 by 39¼in.
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Provenance

Collection of Dennis Duerden, Nigeria
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

Jimoh Akolo was a founding member of the Nigerian Zaria Art Society (1958-62), along with Yusuf Grillo and Bruce Onobrakpeya. Akolo studied under the tutelage of Dennis Duerden, author of The Invisible Present and former education officer in the Nigerian Colonial Service.

Modern & Contemporary African Art

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London