Magdalene Odundo, OBE (Kenyan/British, 1950-) A Sculptural Vessel, 1984
Lot 144AR
Magdalene Odundo, OBE (Kenyan/British, 1950-)
A Sculptural Vessel, 1984
Sold for £ 25,000 (US$ 31,791) inc. premium

Lot Details
Magdalene Odundo, OBE (Kenyan/British, 1950-) A Sculptural Vessel, 1984
Magdalene Odundo, OBE (Kenyan/British, 1950-)
A Sculptural Vessel, 1984
terracotta, hand-built burnished and carbonised surface, the bulbous body with neck leading into an organic, angled, trumpet mouth with wide inverted lip, incised and raised peaking shaping lines, the mixed-colour finish depicts soft orange cloud-forms against black
height 31.5cm, incised 'Odundo' and '84'

Footnotes

  • Exhibited;
    Examples of Udundo's work can be found in museums across the world; including The British Museum and the V&A, London; and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
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