Iconic Nigerian Painting Found in London Flat
Ben Enwonwu's 1974 painting of the Ife princess Adetutu Ademiluyi, known as Tutu, went missing after his death in 1994. The painting became a symbol of national reconciliation in the country and people would hang posters of it on the walls in their homes. The whereabouts of the other Tutu paintings remain a mystery.
This Day, 7 February 2018
The long missing painting of an Ife princess that attained an almost mythical status after going decades unseen has been discovered in a north London flat, the London-based… Read more »
Ben Enwonwu’s 1973 painting of the Princess Adetutu Ademiluyi, known as Tutu.