“The greatest artistic emotion I have felt was when I was suddenly struck by the sublime beauty of the sculptures carved by anonymous artists in Africa.

Passionately religious, yet rigorously logical, these works are the most powerful and most beautiful things ever produced by the human imagination.”


THE PURSUIT OF BEAUTY; Dimitri Fagbohoun; 2017, Senufo figure (from the Myron Kunin collection) covered with gold leaves; 92 x 30 cm. Base in enamelled white ceramic, 70 × 40 cm. Courtesy of the artist.

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