The Rooster and the Chameleon

The Rooster and the Chameleon
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The Rooster and the Chameleon
The Rooster and the Chameleon
SKU: TT1508

February, 2014
Oil enamel on canvas (271/2" h x 19 3/4"w) (70 x 50cm).

Omary Amonde, c.2000 (photo courtesy of Yves Goscinny in Art in Tanzania 2000).

Omary Amonde (1940-2015) was the oldest member of the Tinga Tinga Cooperative and the last of the "first generation" artists who knew E.S. Tingatinga and was apprenticed to him. His work was also the most true to the spirit of Tingatinga – without being slavishly imitative.

$775