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BEN ENWONWU | ANYANWU

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

80,000 to - 120,000 GBP

BEN ENWONWU | ANYANWU

BEN ENWONWU | ANYANWU

Estimate:

80,000 to - 120,000 GBP

BEN ENWONWU

Nigerian

1917-1994

ANYANWU


inscribed 'Ben Enwonwu 1956' (front torso)

bronze

68 by 12 by 25cm., 26¾ by 4¾ by 9¾in.(excluding base); 83.5 by 12 by 25cm., 32¾ by 4¾ by 9¾in.(including base)


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Structure: Stable. The sculpture exhibits an easily removable base. They are not one unit.

Surface: Rubbing to the figure's back and in a handful of other places. Very small area of what appears to be rust/oxidization to back of neck and back of left arm. White residue within the grooves at the front of the figure.

Overall: The work appears to be in excellent condition.


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Acquired from the above by the current owner