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Modern & Contemporary African Art Online / Tayo Tekovi Quaye (Nigerian, born 1954) Four works on paper (i-iv)

Lot 46
Tayo Tekovi Quaye
(Nigerian, born 1954)
Four works on paper (i-iv):
Ending from 17 August 2022, 12:00 BST
London, New Bond Street

£2,000 - £3,000

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Tayo Tekovi Quaye (Nigerian, born 1954)

Four works on paper (i-iv):
(i) Drainage
signed, titled, dated, numbered '1/10' and inscribed 'Lino engraving/ Kachina, Nigeria, DEC. 1994' (lower margin)
linocut on rice paper
image: 114.7 x 92cm (45 3/16 x 36 1/4in)
sheet: 122.2 x 99cm (48 1/8 x 39in).

(ii) Dogarias
signed, titled, dated, numbered '6/10' and inscribed 'Lino engraving/ Radina, Nigeria, October, 1994.' (lower margin)
linocut on rice paper
image: 63.7 x 90.5cm (25 1/16 x 35 5/8in)
sheet: 74.3 x 106.5cm (29 1/4 x 41 15/16in.

(iii) Mai Kabuni
signed, titled, dated, numbered 'AP 3/10' and inscribed 'Lino engraving/ Kachina, Nigeria. JAN, 1992.' (lower margin); further signed and dated (lower left of image)
linocut on rice paper
image: 86 x 60.7cm (33 7/8 x 23 7/8in)
sheet: 101 x 53.7cm (39 3/4 x 21 1/8in).

(iv) Woman Hood
signed, titled, dated, numbered '18/30' and inscribed 'Lino Engraving/ Kachina, Nigeria, April, 1987' (lower margin); further dated (lower left of image)
linocut on rice paper
image: 86.5 x 60.6cm (34 1/16 x 23 7/8in)
sheet: 99.5 x 66cm (39 3/16 x 26in).
(each individually framed)
(4)

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Provenance
Acquired directly from the artist, circa 1994;
A private collection, UK.

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