Remarkable Market Scene Flag by Kwamina Amoaku

ASF206 -Superb and remarkable flag with a detailed depiction of a market scene by the leading master flagmaker of the Anomabo workshop, Kwamina Amoaku (1895-1985)

 

 

 

Description

Superb and remarkable flag with a detailed depiction of a market scene by the leading master flagmaker of the Anomabo workshop, Kwamina Amoaku (1895-1985) –¬† See Forni & Ross, Art, Honor, and Ridicule¬†(2017:61-62) for a discussion of this significant figure and the Anomabo workshop with which he was associated. The larger figure at the left holding a sword and wearing an amulet covered batakari “war shirt” is the supi or asafo officer, while people and produce fill the marketplace in this distinctive and well made image. For No 6 Company, Anomabo. Dates from circa 1960s. In excellent condition.

Measurement: 63 inches x 38 ins, 160 cm x 97 cm

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