Lecons Negociateurs The Good Negociaters [sic]

Scope and Content

Mail Art. The envelope is decorated on both sides; on the front is a photocopy print of men/negotiators talking and gesticulating with their hands with added colour; on the reverse is torn paper collage. The drawing for the negotiators is from Musa's book Les funérailles de l’éléphant: Contes du Burkina Faso (2006) which emphasizes the shadow play dimension of negotiation.

Access Information

Collection currently on display in the Brunei Gallery, SOAS, until 23rd March 2019.

Restrictions Apply

Acquisition Information

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 21cm x 31cm

Archivist's Note


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.