Chéri Samba (Democratic Republic of Congo, born 1956) Le collège de la Sagesse

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Lot 25
Chéri Samba
(Democratic Republic of Congo, born 1956)
Le collège de la Sagesse

Sold for £ 18,812 (US$ 23,095) inc. premium
Chéri Samba (Democratic Republic of Congo, born 1956)
Le collège de la Sagesse
signed and dated 'Cheri Samba/ 2005'
acrylic on canvas
120 x 150cm (47 1/4 x 59 1/16in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Acquired directly from the artist in 2011.

    The artist has given this work the title "The College of Wisdom". The current owner's uncle was an Administrateur de Territoire au Congo in the 1940s and fostered his nephew's interest in the country and its artists.
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