Bruce Onobrakpeya (Nigerian, born 1932) 'Peace, Health, Long Life And Wealth (Ufuoma, Omakpokpo, Otovwe & Idolo)' 68.5 x 89cm (26 15/16 x 35 1/16in) (image size).
Lot 1*
Bruce Onobrakpeya
(Nigerian, born 1932)
'Peace, Health, Long Life And Wealth (Ufuoma, Omakpokpo, Otovwe & Idolo)' 68.5 x 89cm (26 15/16 x 35 1/16in) (image size).
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,300 - 4,900

Auction 20711:
Art & Antiques

16 Oct 2013 10:00 BST

Oxford
Lot Details
Bruce Onobrakpeya (Nigerian, born 1932)
'Peace, Health, Long Life And Wealth (Ufuoma, Omakpokpo, Otovwe & Idolo)'
inscribed with title and numbered '3/7' (lower left margin); inscribed 'additive plastograph' (lower centre margin); signed and dated 'Bruce Onobrakpeya / Lagos March 1999' (lower right margin)
additive plastograph
68.5 x 89cm (26 15/16 x 35 1/16in) (image size).

Footnotes

  • "Bruce Onobrakpeya's artistic influences are as varied as his knowledge and appreciation of Nigeria's many physical environments and the cultures of the people who live there... Onobrakpeya is an artistic inventor and experimenter, constantly on the lookout for new technologies and techniques. He is also a passionate defender of the natural environment, which sets up a dynamic tension in his work."

    BIBLIOGRAPHY:
    C. Spring, Angaza Afrika: African Art Now, (London, 2008), p.246
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