Series NMAP 2011/13 - Len Sak Cartoons

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ZA COM NMAP 2011/13


Len Sak Cartoons


  • 1991 to 1994 (Creation)

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2 spiral-bound portfolios (size 29,5x42 cm) and 4 DVDs with scans of his work

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Len Sak

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Copies of Len Sak Cartoons in the Sowetan newspaper during the 3 years leading up to the elections in April 1994. Some of the cartoons were used for a virtual exhibition "The Cartoons of Len Sak 1990 to 1994".

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Permission NMCM required

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Copyright held by Len Sak

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Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory

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Digital copies are available on 4 DVDS # DA008 A-D in jpeg and tiff format

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For the virtual exhibition

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  • English



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