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Abdoulaye Konaté

Gris-Gris Blancs (Serie No 5)

Abdoulaye Konaté

Abdoulaye Konaté

Gris-Gris Blancs (Serie No 5)

Gris-Gris Blancs (Serie No 5)

Abdoulaye Konaté

Malian

b.1953

Gris-Gris Blancs (Serie No 5)


signed and titled (on the reverse)

textile

192 by 125cm., 75½ by 49¼in.

Structure: The work is stable and the 3D elements on the recto appear to be securely adhered.


Surface: On close inspection, there appear to be minor fraying to the 3D elements of the work, as well as its edges, this is due to the nature of the material and likely inherent to the creation of the work.


Recto: The reverse exhibits some discoloration and is visible in the catalogue illustration.


This excepting, the work is in good condition and stable condition.


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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles, Transferts, 21 June-14 September 2003 (probably)