Khadambi Asalache (Kaimosa, Kenya 1935 - London 2006)
Geometric and foliate designs painted in predominantly in black and white around the edge of the room onto the floorboards. With geometric patterns designed as continuations of kelim rug designs, in yellow, red, purple, pink, black and grey in bands further into the room.
Bequeathed to the National Trust by Khadambi Asalache upon his death in 2006; acquired fully in November 2010.
Makers and roles
Khadambi Asalache (Kaimosa, Kenya 1935 - London 2006), painter