Toyin Folorunso Hammered Aluminum Relief Folk Art "Playing Birds"
Toyin Folorunso (Nigerian, Osogbo, 20th/21st century)
Hammered aluminum relief
Signed to lower edge
Inscribed to verso
Toyin Folorunso was born in Nigeria to a family of artists. He is known for his highly detailed bas-reliefs created on salvaged sheets of aluminum, using folk art techniques passed down through many generations. His work has been featured in many exhibitions and is collected privately throughout the world.
- uses repurposed aluminum; abrasions, minor marks, slight warping and wear throughout; scratches and wear to frame.
- measures frame.