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Ben Enwonwu

Atlas

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

300,000

to
- 500,000 GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Ben Enwonwu

Atlas

Atlas

Estimate:

300,000

to
- 500,000 GBP

Lot sold:

378,000

GBP

Ben Enwonwu

Nigerian

1917-1994

Atlas


bronze

75 by 80 by 67cm., 29½ by 31½ by 26¼in.

Structure: The work is stable


Surface: There is some light rubbing exhibited in the protruding areas of the work. This appears to be consistent with prior handling of the work and includes a spot to back of the subject's head, top of the front toes, underside of the back toes, both heels and fingertips both hands. There are also scattered spots of minor oxidisation and verdigris in places across the work.


This excepting, the work appears to be in overall very good and stable condition.


Further Enquiries: Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6323 or email africanctp@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work

 

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Private European Collection
Acquired from the above by the present owner