boerenzakdoek Senegal
red . green . yellow
60 x 60 cm
oil on canvas
©arttrust 2009


since 1960

The origins of the flag of Senegal lie in the former Mali Federation, whose flag was identical, spare for a stylized black silhouette in the central section. It bears the Pan-African colours . The flag in its modern form was officially adopted on August 20, 1960.

source: wikipedia