Mail Art. This envelope depicts, by means of collage and drawing, a sailing ship at sea as the metaphor for how 'weather' conditions shape one's journey through life.
Le voyage forme les esprits et déforme les corps [The journey shapes spirits and deforms bodies]
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 381333/46
- Dates of Creation2005
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialFrench
- Physical Description1 item
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Digital version available online at SOAS Digital Collections
Scope and Content
Collection currently on display in the Brunei Gallery, SOAS, until 23rd March 2019.
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.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
brown paper envelope 16cm x 23cm
Conditions Governing Use
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.