"Contentment" by Richard Mteki
Dimensions: 12.25'' x 7'' x 4.5''
Artist: Richard Mteki
Richard was born in 1947 in Harare. He showed
artistic talent early. Encouraged by his brother
Boira, he attended workshops at the National
Gallery in Harare & began to experiment with
sculpture. His first work was exhibited in the
Annual Exhibition of the National Gallery in 1965.
Richard Mteki is now one of the most prominent
& collectable names in Zimbabwean sculpture.
His sculpture has been commissioned for state
buildings and as gifts for foreign dignitaries.