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WOLE LAGUNJU | MARILYN MONROE & MY AFRICAN SENSIBILITIES

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

WOLE LAGUNJU | MARILYN MONROE & MY AFRICAN SENSIBILITIES

WOLE LAGUNJU | MARILYN MONROE & MY AFRICAN SENSIBILITIES

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 GBP

Lot sold:

8,125

GBP

WOLE LAGUNJU

Nigerian

b.1966

MARILYN MONROE & MY AFRICAN SENSIBILITIES 


signed and dated 2013 (lower centre)

mixed media 

150 by 126cm., 59 by 49½in.


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Please note that consumer cancellation rights do not apply to this lot.

Structure: Stable with original canvas.

Surface: Light stretcher marks along the edges of the work in places.

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

Summary: The work appears to be in very good condition.


This work is unframed.


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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner 

Bethlehem, PA, Payne Gallery, Wole Lagunju: Contemporary African Meets Traditional, 2019