Sunfish Asafo Flag

£1,850.00

ASF243 – This apparently surreal image is actually a sunfish depicted with surprisingly accurate shape.

1 in stock

Description

This apparently surreal image is actually a sunfish depicted with surprisingly accurate shape. Fante were fishing people who must have encountered one at some point and been startled enough to memorialize the event on a flag. Unknown artist, circa 1930s. Use of felt and the fringed of wool are unusual.  Condition: Has been mounted on a custom made stretcher, with patches on the reverse face prior to mounting.

Measures 57 inches x 38. 145 cm x 97

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