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Ben Enwonwu

Anyanwu

VAT standard rateUK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

24,000

to
- 35,000 GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Ben Enwonwu

Anyanwu

Anyanwu

Estimate:

24,000

to
- 35,000 GBP

Lot sold:

52,920

GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Nigerian

1917-1994

Anyanwu


bronze resin

96 by 20.5 by 19cm., 37¾ by 8 by 7½in.

90 by 19.5 by 17cm., 35½ by 7¾ by 6¾in. (without base)

Attached to base, however, the sculpture would benefit from being further secured. 


Accretions in the grooves of the sculpture in places. Scattered very light scratches in places. 


Possible repaired break on the tail (approx. 20cm. up from the base) and confirmed repair to the top of head and arm. 


This excepting, the work appears to be in good condition. 


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Private Collection, France 
Thence by descent 
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2012