Kehinde Wiley - AFRICA Theme Sale New York Saturday, May 15, 2010 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Roberts and Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles

  • Catalogue Essay

    “That's partly the success of my work-the ability to straddle both of those worlds, the ability to have a young black girl walk into the Brooklyn Museum and see paintings she recognizes not because of their art or historical influence but because of their inflection, in terms of colors, their specificity and presence” (Wiley quoted in conversation with M.I.A. in Interview Magazine, reproduced at



Luiz Carlos Neves Dos Reis Study II

Oil and wash on paper.
40 x 26 in. (101.6 x 66 cm).

Signed and dated “Kehinde Wiley 08” lower right.

$10,000 - 15,000 

Sold for $26,250

AFRICA Theme Sale

15 May 2010
New York