ABLADE GLOVER | BIG BUSINESS
ABLADE GLOVER | BIG BUSINESS
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ABLADE GLOVER | BIG BUSINESS

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

ABLADE GLOVER | BIG BUSINESS

Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot Sold:8,125GBP

Lot Details

Description

ABLADE GLOVER

Ghanaian

b.1934

BIG BUSINESS


signed and dated 1981 (lower left)

oil on canvas

76 by 101.5cm., 30 by 40in.

Condition Report

There are minor cracks throughout the surface of the work, only visible upon close inspection. Minor detritus on the reverse of the work. This excepting the work appears to be in excellent condition.


Colours are true to catalogue illustration.


Inspection under UV light reveals no signs of restoration or repair.


This work is framed.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

The Loom Limited, Accra 

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1985 

Exhibited

Geneva, BIZ'ART Gallery, Renaissance of Painting in Ghana Recent work of Ablade Glover, 15 June 1989-31 July 1989

Modern and Contemporary African Art
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