Dumile Feni-Mhlaba  (Zwelidumile Mxgazi) (South African, 1942-1991) Head study 16 x 10 5/8in (40.6 x 27cm)
Lot 178*
Dumile Feni-Mhlaba (Zwelidumile Mxgazi) (South African, 1942-1991) Head study
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,223) inc. premium
Lot Details
Dumile Feni-Mhlaba (Zwelidumile Mxgazi) (South African, 1942-1991)
Head study
signed 'Dumile 9019' (lower right) and further signed, dated and inscribed 'Dumile / Feni / June 1990 / "Applecrest" (on additional sheet of sketchbook paper)
pen on found cardboard affixed to sketchbook paper
40.6 x 27cm (16 x 10 5/8in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Robert S. Pritchard of 'Applecrest', Baldwinsville, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

    Applecrest was home to the Panamerican/Panafrican Association and in June 1990 hosted an exhibition of drawings and sculpture by Dumile in association with the ANC.
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