Proud Girl
Richard Mupumha

2016

'Leopard Rock'

33.5cm (h)

24cm (w)

12cm (d)

7.5kg

£290

She has great natural beauty and carries herself with pride in this knowledge.

Richard is an experienced senior artist who has held sculpting workshops in Europe. He has also mentored his three talented nephews with great success - Onias, Itayi and Richard Mupumha Jnr.

'Leopard rock' is the local Zimbabwean name for a very hard variety of serpentine stone. This piece is an unusual variety from Shamva, which is a pale yellow-green with narrow black lines.

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