Three Wise Men

Victor Ekpuk, Nigerian, born 1964, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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1996

Acrylic on panel (triptych)

Panel: 48 1/8 × 19 15/16 × 1 3/4 in. (122.2 × 50.7 × 4.5 cm)

Overall: 48 1/8 × 59 7/8 × 1 3/4 in. (122.2 × 152.1 × 4.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Fund

2013.94

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Africa

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Red panel (left): Signed, in red paint, lower left: VICtOR EKPUK / '96; White panel (center): Signed, in pink paint, lower center: VICtOR EKPUK 96; Black panel (right): Signed, in red paint, lower center: VICtOR EKPUK / '96

Course History

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, III, Colleen Randall, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachussets, March 15, 2016-June 30, 2018.

Inventory: New Works and Conversations around African Art, Friends Gallery/Owen Robertson Cheatham Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 16-March 13, 2016.

Provenance

Morton Fine Art, LLC, Washington, D.C.; sold to present collection, 2013.

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