Le Chemin de salut [The path to salvation]

Scope and Content

Mail Art postcard showing a parody of the Crucifixion with a collage stamp of an African mask for Christ's head, similar to 38b. The addressee is the director (Leroi Coubagy) of the then Savannah Gallery, London, that hosted the artist’s 1992 solo exhibition and published the postcard.

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 10cm

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.