A rare portrait of Mandela

February 2008

A portrait of Nelson Mandela
Portrait of Mr Nelson Mandela

Oil on canvas

20 by 24 inches, unframed

36 3/8 by 40 ½ inches, framed

Signed by Nelson Mandela on reverse

Painted by Richard Stone, from sittings at the offices of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Johannesburg, February 2008

Mr. Stone was personally invited to paint this portrait by Mr. Mandela and has donated his services to this project.

To be auctioned by Christie’s London on 25th June, 2008, as part of Mr. Mandela’s 90th Birthday Celebrations.

All monies raised from the auction of this original work will be donated to the 46664 Foundation.

Please view the portrait in the Gallery Section, and visit the Press & Media Section for more information.