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Ben Enwonwu

Negritude

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Ben Enwonwu

Negritude

Negritude

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Nigerian

1917-1994

Negritude


signed and dated 1987 (lower right)

gouache

57 by 52cm., 22½ by 20½in.

Framed: 78 by 71.5cm., 30¾ by 28¼in.

Framed. Please note that this work has undergone Humidity Regulated Warm Air Treatment and is accompanied by a certificate from Integrated Contamination Management.


Paper is laid to cardboard and the reverse of the cardboard is uneven and shows some discolouration. Four holes to the paper and card, the largest measuring approx. 25mm in the upper right corner.  


4 scalpel marks running diagonally across the canvas. These are likely inherent to the work. Minor white scratch/surface mark to the torso. Scattered minor abrasions and accretions across the canvas and some areas of light discolouration.  


The above excepting, the work appears to be in good condition. 


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