Fante Asafo Flag

'We Can Stand on Ant Hills and Not Be Harmed', Ghana

cotton cloth

Measurements:
86 x 145 cm
Provenance:
Peter Adler, The Gallery of Everything, London, c. 1990, The Estate of Ray Hughes
Exhibited:
Exhibited in association with Peter Adler, Surry Hills Gallery, 1994
Reference:
The three red circles are stylised ant hills. Driver ants were feared and respected by Asafo for their organisation and destructive power. See lot 44 for more details
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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