Khadambi Asalache (Kaimosa, Kenya 1935 - London 2006)
Geometric and foliate designs painted in predominantly in brown and cream around the edge of the room onto the pine floorboards. With borders of geometric patterns designed to look like the continuation of kelim rug designs, in black, green, orange and white.
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