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Lot 71: Mary Sibande - Her Majesty, Queen Sophie

Est: R120,000 ZAR - R160,000 ZAR
Strauss & CoFebruary 16, 2019Cape Town, South Africa

Item Overview

Description

Mary Sibande
Her Majesty, Queen Sophie
signed, dated 2010, numbered 9/10 and inscribed with the title in pencil in the margin
colour digital print
image size: 104 by 69cm

Artist or Maker

Exhibited

Another example from this edition is in the permanent collection of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain de la Réunion and in the Scheryn Art Collection.
Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Contemporary Art from South Africa, 19 March to 15 May 2011. Billboard image for the exhibition.
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Institute for the Humanities Gallery, Sibande on Campus, 9 September to 25 October 2013.

Literature

Thembinkosi Goniwe. (2011) Desire: Ideal Narratives in Contemporary South African Art. Pavilion of South Africa, 54 Venice Biennale, Johannesburg: CulArt Productions. Another example from the edition illustrated in colour on the front cover.
Mary Corrigall. (2018) Contemporary African Art Ecology: A Decade of Curating, Cape Town: Corrigall & Co. Another example from the edition illustrated in colour on the front cover.

Auction Details

Contemporary Art Auction

by
Strauss & Co
February 16, 2019, 06:30 PM CAT

Block B, Cape Town Cruise Terminal Duncan Road, Cape Town, ZA