William Joseph Kentridge (South African, born 1955)
'Blue Head' signed 'W.Kentridge' (lower right) inscribed '10/35' (lower left) drypoint with hand colouring 103 x 79cm (40 9/16 x 31 1/8in). published by David Krut Fine Art, London
PROVENANCE: Purchased by the current owner, Cape Town, 1999 Private collection, UK
LITERATURE: B. Law-Viljoen (ed.), William Kentridge Prints, (Johannesburg, 2006), another edition illustrated p.47 William Kentridge/Oleg Kudryashov: Against the Grain, (Washington D.C., 2009), exhibition catalogue, another edition illustrated on the front cover and plate 8
An edition of Kentridge's Head (Blue) is in the Smithsonian collection in Washington D.C., amongst other significant private and public collections.