Beaucoup didées mais pas de Petrole [A lot of ideas but no oil]

Material Information

Beaucoup didées mais pas de Petrole [A lot of ideas but no oil]
Series Title:
Hassan Musa Mail Art Collection
Alternate Title:
Lots of ideas but no oil
Court, Elsbeth
Publication Date:
brown paper envelope ( medium )
17.5 cm x 25 cm


General Note:
Collection name: Hassan Musa Mail Art Collection
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Reference: MS 381333/21
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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.
General Note:
Mail Art. On a marbled background, perhaps a sunset, Musa draws and pastes a satirical landscape of oil rigs with the august French culture minister Andre Malraux and an oil sheikh; both men are wearing black gowns, a further touch of irony that relates to the title.
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VIAF (name authority) : Musa, Hassan : URI
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VIAF (name authority) : Elsbeth Court : 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 )