Dumile Feni (1942–1991)
Bass Player (1968)
Pen and ink on paper, 768 x 675 mm
Donated by Albie Sachs
Feni's works reflect his deep love of music, particularly jazz. In many of his drawings the figures are infused with a musical rhythm. He was also an exceptionally gifted sculptor and many of his drawings, executed in linear fashion, have a profound sculptural quality.
Photograph © CCT