Athi-Patra Ruga, ‘Ilulwane ... he's not one of youz’, Strauss & Co
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Athi-Patra Ruga

Ilulwane ... he's not one of youz

Thread on tapestry canvas
33 9/10 × 53 1/2 in
86 × 136 cm
This is a unique work.
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Embroidered tapestries are integral to Ruga’s richly metaphorical and narrative practice, serving …

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Embroidered tapestries are integral to Ruga’s richly metaphorical and narrative practice, serving as sketches for embryonic ideas as much as elaborations of his inventive mythologies. Ruga’s earliest tapestries were textile interpretations of Irma Stern’s 1940s paintings of Watusi (Tutsi) people from the African Great …

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Athi-Patra Ruga, ‘Ilulwane ... he's not one of youz’, Strauss & Co
Athi-Patra Ruga, ‘Ilulwane ... he's not one of youz’, Strauss & Co
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About the work
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Embroidered tapestries are integral to Ruga’s richly metaphorical and narrative practice, serving …

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Embroidered tapestries are integral to Ruga’s richly metaphorical and narrative practice, serving as sketches for embryonic ideas as much as elaborations of his inventive mythologies. Ruga’s earliest tapestries were textile interpretations of Irma Stern’s 1940s paintings of Watusi (Tutsi) people from the African Great …

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Athi-Patra Ruga

Ilulwane ... he's not one of youz

Thread on tapestry canvas
33 9/10 × 53 1/2 in
86 × 136 cm
This is a unique work.
Bidding closed