ABDOULAYE ABOUDIA DIARRASSOUBA
signed and dated 2011 (on the reverse)
mixed media on canvas
117.5 by 138.5cm., 46¼ by 54½
Some of the collage paper elements are ripped and slighly lifting from the canvas. However this is likely inherent to the work based on the artist's practice. Stretcher marks along edges of the work.This excepting, the work appears to be in excellent condition.
Colours are true to catalogue illustration.
This work is unframed.
Inspection under UV light reveals no signs of repair or restoration.
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Jack Bell Gallery, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner