Yusuf Adebayo Cameron Grillo (Nigerian, born 1934) Sitting drummers
Lot 128
Yusuf Adebayo Cameron Grillo (Nigerian, born 1934) Sitting drummers
£30,000 - 50,000
US$ 50,000 - 84,000
withdrawn
Auction Details
Lot Details
Yusuf Adebayo Cameron Grillo (Nigerian, born 1934)
Sitting drummers
bears partial Commonwealth Institute label (verso)
oil on canvas
70.5 x 70.5cm (27 3/4 x 27 3/4in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Acquired from the artist by Robin Atkinson
    A private collection

    The subject of "Drummers", praise singers can be found at most Yoruba festivals, was one that Yusuf Grillo featured regularly in his compositions between 1967 and 1971.

    We are grateful to Professor Grillo for his assistance in the preparation of this footnote.

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