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Auction #113 begins on 29 Feb 2024

William Kentridge & Neo Muyanga

Second Hand Reading - Vinyl Limited to 300 Pressings

Published: The Vinyl Factory, London, 2016

Edition: Limited to 300

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* Soundtrack to William Kentridge’s film Second-Hand Reading
* Music by Neo Muyanga
* Sleeve artwork by William Kentridge
* Printed on Perfect Image board
* Pressed on 180-gram white vinyl
* Limited edition of 300 copies

Soweto-born musician Neo Muyanga’s haunting soundtrack to Second Hand Reading, an intricately drawn, stop-motion animation by fellow South African William Kentridge, pressed to white vinyl for a limited edition release. Album artwork designed and drawn by Kentridge, using imagery from Second Hand Reading.

Muyanga’s score of lilting pianos and melancholy, incantatory vocals acts as a stirring accompaniment to the piece which features hundreds of drawings superimposed on a copy of the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary and other lexicons and encyclopedia, where figures, objects and oblique sayings dance across the pages with agility and grace.

Condition - As New and still sealed in the original shrink wrap - the images used here of the opened sleeve are stock photos.

  • Jacket Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Fine
  • Sold By: BOHEMSKYS
  • Contact Person: Jeannine du Venage
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 044 3431298
  • Preferred Payment Methods: PayPal, EFT
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved


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