Twins Seven-Seven (Nigerian, born 1944) Nightmare 27 x 38cm
Lot 589
Twins Seven-Seven (Nigerian, born 1944) Nightmare 27 x 38cm
£300 - 400
US$ 500 - 670
Auction Details
The Bath Winter Sale Bath
16 Dec 2008 14:30 GMT

Auction 16965
Lot Details
Twins Seven-Seven (Nigerian, born 1944)
Nightmare
etching, signed in pencil l.r. Twins Olaniyi 27 x 38cm

Footnotes

  • C.f. For a very similar etching, see Bonhams Modern & Contemporary African Art sale, 13-9-00, lot 35. These etchings of nightmarish creatures date from around 1966, and are associated with illustrations he created for the Nigerian writer and fellow Mbari club member, Amos Tutuola, particularly for his novel, The Palm-Wine Drinkard.
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