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Chief Zacheus Olowonubi (“Z.K.”) Oloruntoba

Untitled (set of two works)

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Chief Zacheus Olowonubi (“Z.K.”) Oloruntoba

Chief Zacheus Olowonubi (“Z.K.”) Oloruntoba

Untitled (set of two works)

Untitled (set of two works)

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot sold:

2,016

GBP

Chief Zacheus Olowonubi (“Z.K.”) Oloruntoba

Nigerian

1934 - 2014

Untitled (set of two works)


both signed: (i) centre right (ii) lower right

gouache, pen and ink; pen and ink on muslin laid on board

60 by 85cm., 23½ by 33½in; 84.5 by 72cm., 33¼ by 28¼in.

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Structure: Please note that the set is unframed. The monochrome work is on muslin on board, while the coloured work is executed on paper laid on board. Both works exhibit flaking to the tape used to adhere the fabric and paper to the board. Minor discoloration to the reverse of both boards in places. Please note, that both boards exhibit minor warping.


Surface: (Monochrome), There is a horizontal crease to the centre of the canvas running the width of the work, as well as minor rippling to the canvas in places. There is a minor tear to the upper right-hand corner of the work. Some abrasions and acid discoloration to the reverse of the board.


(Coloured): Some discoloration visible on the surface in places across the work. The edges of the paper exhibit minor loss, concentrated in the lower register of the work. On close inspection, the paper appears to be lifting in places, but appear stable. Light creasing to the board in places.


Overall, the set appear to be in good and stable condition.


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Private Middle Eastern Collection
Acquired from the above by the present owner