[untitled, photocopy of Schehrazade]

Scope and Content

Musa wrote his letter on a photocopy of his calligraphic drawing of Schehrazade, the story-teller in the 1001 Arabian Nights; the image is published in his book L'Alphabet de Schehrazade (2000).

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

30cm x 42cm

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.