Kayode Buraimoh Mixed Media Painting "String of Joy," 2016
Kayode Buraimoh (Nigerian, Osogbo, 20th century)
String of Joy, 2016
Acrylic and ink on stretched cloth
Signed to lower right and verso
Attributes inscribed to lower right and verso
Born in Nigeria, Kayode Buraimoh is best known for modernist depictions of figural compositions steeped in traditional African folk art motifs, rendered in bold, clean pigments and irregular shapes. Their work is represented in private collections throughout the globe.
- minor particle accretions to acrylic paint; minor abrasion and staining to left margin; wear and staining to edges and verso.