MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING
MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING
MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING
MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING
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MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING

Estimate: 10,000 - 12,000 GBP

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MARC PADEU | ELEPHANT KING

Estimate: 10,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lots begin closing in:
15:52:13
Current Bid:8,000GBP
(3 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

MARC PADEU

Cameroonian

b.1990

ELEPHANT KING


acrylic on jute canvas

210 by 198cm., 81¾ by 78in.


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Condition Report

Structure: The burlap is stretched onto a stretcher but does not appear entirely secured along all edges. The burlap is loose and there is a warping visible, particularly to the edges. 


Surface: Light stretcher marks. Colour and glitter is vibrant. Very minor surface losses to the edges, likely due to stretching. 


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


Summary: The work appears to be in good condition. 


This work is unframed.


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Saleroom Notice

The correction dimensions for this work are: 210 by 198cm and not as stated in the printed catalogue

Cataloguing

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Exhibited

Yaoundè, Ravy Biennale, Urbanitude,2018

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ONLINE BIDDING CLOSES:31 Mar 2020 | 01:00 PM GMT