WOSENE WORKE KOSROF | MEMOIR
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WOSENE WORKE KOSROF | MEMOIR

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

WOSENE WORKE KOSROF | MEMOIR

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Sold:5,000GBP

Lot Details

Description

WOSENE WORKE KOSROF

Ethiopian

b.1950

MEMOIR


signed and dated 1999 (lower right); signed, title and dated 1999 (on the reverse)

mixed media and parchment on panel

75 by 29.5cm., 29½ by 11¾in

Condition Report

Rusting to the surface of the nails, as is consistent with age. Minor associated surface marks in places. Losses to the wood panel on the reverse of the lower edge, inherent to the work. Light marks as well as scratches to metal surfaces within the upper-half of the work. This excepting, the work appears to be in good condition.


Colours are true to catalogue lllustration.


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"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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Cataloguing

Provenance

Spirits In Stone Gallery, Sausalito, California

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2000

Modern and Contemporary African Art
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