Ben (Benedict Chukwukadibia) Enwonwu, M.B.E (Nigerian, 1917-1994) 'Felling trees'
Lot 102
Ben (Benedict Chukwukadibia) Enwonwu, M.B.E (Nigerian, 1917-1994) 'Felling trees'
£5,000 - 8,000
US$ 8,400 - 13,000
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Ben (Benedict Chukwukadibia) Enwonwu, M.B.E (Nigerian, 1917-1994)
'Felling trees'
inscribed 'Felling Trees' (lower centre); signed with initials and dated 'BCE / 1943' (lower right)
carved wood panel
29 x 116cm (11 7/16 x 45 11/16in).

Footnotes

  • 'Felling Trees' is perhaps an early concept for the wood panels Enwonwu later created for the Nigerian House of Parliament.
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