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Hortencia widow of Ernesto Alfaberto Mhumuave, burnt to death in SA xenophobic riots 2009
After the Burning, Hortencia Nhumuave,
Oil on Canvas
1180 x 840

She sits in the palm hut built by her husband, wrapped in her blanket, a bare table with a meager bowl of food and a match box of his ashes before her, Behind her is the only photograph she has and a sparse wreath of roses around his image.