Storage-Rack Panel with Figures and Animals

Boxwood | 91.4 x 7.6cm | Late 1920s/40s

Ntzinyanga Qwabe

Born into a family of carvers, Ntzinyanga Qwabe is well known for sculpting panels for the racks used in a Zulu homestead for storing rolled grass mats or draping blankets. He applied the traditional pokerwork technique (using a heated poker to decor...
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