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SA Auction #93 begins on 19 Aug 2021

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Editor: Carlos Basualdo

William Kentridge : Tapestries

Published: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2008

Edition: First

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South African artist William Kentridge (b. 1955) has produced an outstanding body of work in multiple mediums - drawings, animations, sculptures, theatre and stage design - all of which trace the fraught political and cultural history of South Africa. This book is the first to explore Kentridge's exciting new series of seventeen large-scale tapestries, created under his artistic direction by a team of South African weavers between 2001 and 2007. The tapestries depict shadowy figures that derive from his collages of itinerant characters set against the web-like backgrounds of 19th-century maps of Europe and Johannesburg. Condition - Apart from a very small bump on the bottom right corner, As New. 120 pages, hardcover, numerous colour and b/w illustrations.
  • Jacket Condition: Very Good to Fine
  • Binding Condition: Fine
  • Overall Condition: Very Good to 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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