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Iba N'Diaye

Portrait d'Anna

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Estimate:

15,000 to - 20,000 GBP

Iba N'Diaye

Iba N'Diaye

Portrait d'Anna

Portrait d'Anna

Estimate:

15,000 to - 20,000 GBP

Lot sold:

40,320

GBP

Iba N'Diaye

Senegalese

1928-2008

Portrait d'Anna


signed and dated 1962 (upper left)

oil on canvas

100 by 73cm., 39¼ by 28¾in.

Framed: 118 by 90.5cm.,46½ by 35½in.

Structure: The canvas appears original and unlined. The work is stretched and framed. Please note, there is brown tape running along the sides of the canvas. The canvas exhibits minor undulation in all four corners, likely due to the manner the work is stretched.

 

Surface: On close inspection, there appear to be faint impression of the stretcher bar, visible in raking light. This exempting, this work is in very good and stable condition. There are a handful of light cracks to the paint, however these are only visible on very close inspection. The work exhibits a heavy varnish. 

 

Inspection under UV light reveals no clear signs of restoration or repair.

 

The work is in very good and stable condition.

 

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Collection of Raoul Lehuard, Arnouville Les Gonesse
Paris, Tajan, Art Moderne, 29 January 2015, Lot 60
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
NEAS-Sépia, French Ministry of Cooperation, Iba N'Diaye Peindre et se souvenir, p.14, illustrated in colour
Arts d'Afrique noire, 1986, p.20
Afrique Contemporaine, 1990, p.68
Joseph L. Underwood ‘Parisian Echoes: Iba N’Diaye and African Moderisms’ in Burcu Dogramaci et al. (ed.), Arrival Cities: Migrating Artists and New Metropolitan Topographies in the 20th Century, 2020, p. 164-167, illustrated in colour, fig. 1
Paris, Salon des Indépendants, 1963
Paris, Troisième Biennale de Paris, Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, 28 September-3 November 1963
Paris, Art sénégalais d'aujourd'hui, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, 26 April-24 June 1974, cat. no. 87, ‘Portrait d’Anna 1962’
Dakar, Musée dynamique, Iba N'Diaye Retrospective, 1977