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    Sale 5883

    20th Century British Art including The Olga Davenport Collection

    25 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46 A

    Louis Khela Maqhubela (b. 1939)

    Abstracted symbols

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Louis Khela Maqhubela (b. 1939)
    Abstracted symbols
    signed and dated 'Maqhubela 69' (lower right)
    oil on paper
    20 x 28¾ in. (50.8 x 73 cm.)


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    Maqhubela is a South African urban artists who came to prominence during the surge of artistic activity in the 1960s. Maqhubela was particularly interested in the abstract work of the South African painter Douglas Portway and he travelled to St. Ives in 1973 to work with him.

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    Provenance

    with Henri Lidchi Art Gallery, Johannesburg, where purchased by Olga Davenport.