Ibrahim Mahama - HEATWAVE: Online Auction London Wednesday, July 17, 2019 | Phillips
  • Description

    Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.

  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Los Angeles (acquired directly from the artist)
    Private Collection, New York
    Phillips, New York, 29 February 2016, lot 223
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

  • Catalogue Essay

    ‘You find different points of aesthetics within the surface of the sacks’ fabric…I am interested in how crisis and failure are absorbed into this material with a strong reference to global transaction and how capitalist structures work.’ Ibrahim Mahama



signed and inscribed 'Ibrahim Mahama LXVI' on the stretcher bar
stitched jute coal sacks
182.9 x 92.1 cm (72 x 36 1/4 in.)
Executed in 2014.

£4,000 - 6,000 

Sold for £5,000

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