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U999.24.4
Artist / Maker : Mayakiri, Tuani
Title : Untitled (Batik Depicting Three Heads, Fish, and Four-Legged Beast)
Date (Execution) : 1977/07
Geographical Origin : Nigeria
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Ink; pigment; dyes
Support / Technique : Textile; cotton fabric
Object Type : batik art
Visual Description : Nigerian batik depicting three abstract heads, a fish, and an unknown four-legged animal, posed against an abstract blue, purple, and white linear background. The subjects of the batik overlap one another and are rendered in a host of different colours and linear patterns. The four-legged creature in the foreground resembles a zebra.
Accession # : U999.24.4
Width (cm) : 89.00
Height (cm) : 127.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Edward Burns Harvey and Lorna R. Marsden
Artist Statement :