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    This Historic work, showing the valiant, the victorious and the decrepit sides of Humanity, is a contemporary take on the 'Tower of Babel'painted by many artists in the 15th and 16th century. Doing away with much of the architectural structure Ruifrok lays bare the archetypes of Human existence.

    Provenance / History of This Item:

    Painted in 1988, this painting was first shown at the McDougall Art Annex,part of the Christchurch City Art Gallery in 1991. It was later shown in Auckland at a central gallery, Defruits Gallery and purchased by the owner. Buying it back, I later Auctioned it at Webbs Auctioneers in 2002. It came back to me in 2008 and is now on the market to the right buyer.

    Listing Number: 2738169122

  • Subject:
    People
    Style:
    International
    Medium:
    Oil
    Image/object size (inches):
    66.93 (height)
    74.8 (width)
    9.84 (depth)
    Overall size (inches):
    66.93 (height)
    74.8 (width)
    9.84 (depth)

    NOTE:

    The above image is an estimate of the size of the image/object compared to an average person. Box will only show a max 70 inches height x 70 inches width.

A large epic painting,oil on canvas,with ornate frame

The Mound of Humankind
Ruifrok, Wilhelmus
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Christchurch, New Zealand

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