Mzee Mayunga

Artist

Simon G Mpata

Catalogue
74
Material

Bicycle Paint on Board

Dimensions

60.9x 61.2cm

About the artwork

The painting depicts a white-haired, bearded man, surrounded by snakes. He is sitting on a yellow stool under a green tree, against a red background.

About the artist

Simon George Mpata (born Tanzania, 1942 1984) was taught by his half- brother Edward Said Tingatinga, and is thought to be the artist in the Tingatinga School whose work is most faithful to his teacher s style.