Utamaro (1754-1806) & H. Musa

Material Information

Utamaro (1754-1806) & H. Musa
Series Title:
Hassan Musa Mail Art Collection
Musa, Hassan, b.1951, contemporary visual artist
Musa, Hassan ( contributor )
Kitagawa, Utamaro,‏ ‎1753?-1806‏ ( contributor )
喜多川 歌麿, 1753?-1806‏ ( contributor )
Court, Elsbeth
Publication Date:
postcard ( medium )
15 cm x 10.5 cm


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Collection name: Hassan Musa Mail Art Collection
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Reference: MS 381333/17
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Acquisition: The donation was made to SOAS Library in June 2018 by Elsbeth Court, an academic who teaches African Art on the IFCELS course at SOAS, with the support and agreement of the artist Hassan Musa.
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Mail Art. Musa embellishes a postcard of an Utamaro print with icons of the Mona Lisa and Marianne, using drawing and stamp collage.
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Medium: Postcard 1451, "Okita carrying a tea-cup" from the Musée Guimet, Paris, printed by Photo Musée nationaux. Musa has renamed 'Okita' as 'Jokita'.
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Médium: Carte postale 1451, "Okita avec une tasse de thé", du musée Guimet à Paris, imprimée par Photo Musée nationale. Musa a baptisé «Okita» en tant que «Jokita».
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VIAF (name authority) : Musa, Hassan : URI
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VIAF (name authority) : Elsbeth Court : URI
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VIAF (name authority) : Kitagawa, Utamaro,‏ ‎1753?-1806‏ : URI
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Extent: 1 item
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Medium: work of art

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Archives and Special Collections
Rights Management:
Copyright in the artwork of Hassan Musa assigned to SOAS by the artist, 2018. Copyrights persist in other images and texts. The user is advised to investigate copyrights before making any re-use of this material.
Resource Identifier:
MS 381333 ( Order with )