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Nude with flowers
Date: 1962
Maker: Malangatana
1936 -2011, Mozambique
Medium: Oil on canvas
Subjects: female, Writing
Dimensions: H x W: 94 x 58.8 cm (37 x 23 1/8 in.)
Credit Line: Gift of Volkmar Wentzel
Geography: Mozambique

Malangatana Ngwenya is best known for his powerful, brightly colored murals and canvases, which poignantly depict the trauma of armed conflict and revolution. His works also address the myths and customs of his youth, the small pleasures of daily life and the triumph of the human spirit.

On Exhibit: No
Object Number: 80-8-7