Allegorie a la Banane

Hassan Musa, Sudanese, born 1951


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Acrylic on hardboard

Overall: 47 5/8 × 39 3/4 in. (121 × 101 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Claire and Richard P. Morse 1953 Fund



Africa, Eastern Africa, Sudan


21st century

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Not on view

Course History

ANTH 50.33, Cartographic Encounters, Kenneth Bauer, Spring 2020

Exhibition History

Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-August 10, 2008; Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts, September 10-December 10, 2008; San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, January 21-April 26, 2009.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Black Womanhood: Images, Icons, and Ideologies of the African Body, Seattle: University of Washington Press [Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College], 2008, p. 324, plate 106.


The artist, Domessargues, France; sold to present collection, 2008.

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