Live Auction, 13 November 2017

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Cecil Skotnes; The Assasination of Shaka by Mhlangane Dingane and Mbopa on 22 September 1828 at Dukuza by which act the Zulu Nation First Lost its Empire
Lot 158

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South African 1926-2009
The Assasination of Shaka by Mhlangane Dingane and Mbopa on 22 September 1828 at Dukuza by which act the Zulu Nation First Lost its Empire
A portfolio of forty-three original woodcuts by Cecil Skotnes with captions by Stephen Gray, 1973, with a signed and dated original woodcut cover page, edition limited to 225 copies, this set numbered 2/225, each woodcut signed, dated 73 and numbered 2/225 in pencil in the margin, the title page is signed, dated by the artist and signed by the poet, in original linen portfolio
colour woodcuts
image size: 44,5 by 28cm; portfolio size: 53,5 by 35,5 by 5cm

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