Arthur Timothy is an architect and painter whose works depict close family members and autobiographical events, specifically in Accra, Ghana where the artist was born, and Sierra Leone, where he lived until the age of 9. The paintings are inspired by small black and white family photographs and are imbued with vibrant colour, added from his memory and imagination, which update and bring life to the original imagery.
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Oil paint on canvas
H 121.9 x W 152.4 cm (48 x 60 inches)
Exhibited at the Gallery 1957 Exhibition of West African Artists at Christies, Dubai 16 Nov-16 Dec 2021