C'est Moi! [Holy Martyr, by Lorenzetti]

Scope and Content

Mail Art. During a family visit to Prague in 1998, Hassan Musa sketched portraits of his family and self on a postcard of Lorenzetti’s Holy Mary (1280-5), his wife and children to the left of the painting on to which he inscribed ‘It is me!’.

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

post card 15cm x 10.5cm

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.