Important British, Continental and South African Paintings

Live Auction, 24 May 2010

Session One

Sold for

ZAR 21 166
Lot 17
  • William Kentridge; Village Deep, 2003


Lot Estimate
ZAR 20 000 - 30 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 21 166

About this Item

South African 1955-
Village Deep, 2003

signed and numbered 53/60 in pencil in the margin

chine collé silhouette image on de-acidified book page from 'Mines of the Transvaal' (RR Mabson, 5th edition, published by The Statist, London 1908-9) collaged on white BFK Rives paper, 250 gsm, with 25 hand-torn black paper collage elements
19 by 26cm excluding frame

Notes

Each impression in the edition has a different book page. Signed lower right hand side, with the chops of The Artists' Press and Editions for ArtThrob in the corner. Printed in collaboration with master printer Mark Attwood at The Artists' Press.

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