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The African Queen

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    2010,7006.2

  • Title (object)

    • The African Queen
  • Description

    Wrestler with dead animal skin on shoulder; working proof. 2010
    Hand-coloured etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 2010
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 160 millimetres
    • Width: 138 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed, titled 'The African Queen' and inscribed 'Working Proof' in pencil
  • Curator's comments

    Printed by Pauper's Press, London and hand-coloured by the artist. Published by Paul Stolper, London in an edition of 30. The etching originated from an earlier pencil tracing of the wrestler subject.

  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIX)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    2010

  • Acquisition notes

    Purchased with funds from the Modern Fund

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    2010,7006.2

Wrestler with dead animal skin on shoulder; working proof. 2010  Hand-coloured etching

Recto

Wrestler with dead animal skin on shoulder; working proof. 2010 Hand-coloured etching

reproduced by permission of the artist. © The Trustees of the British Museum

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