12″ x 18″ – Mandela at the Union Buildings raises his clenched fist in a salute as he always did. Yet there is a smile on his face. His loose hanging and colorful dress shirts became a fashion in South Africa while he was alive. As a result of his powerful influence South Africa had a peaceful transition from the Apartheid’s Regime to the new democratically chosen ANC government. We were spared the bloodshed in transitions that most African countries had to go through.