Ibrahim El-Salahi, Sudanese, born 1930


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Colored inks and wash on paper

Sheet: 11 × 11 in. (28 × 28 cm)

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



Place Made: Sudan, Eastern Africa, Africa


20th century

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Not on view


Signed, lower right, in ink: Salahi '69

Course History

SART 15, Drawing I, Colleen Randall, Spring 2015

ARTH 17.2, AAAS 80.5, Twentieth-Century African Art , Ugochukwu Smooth Nzwei, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Ibrahim El Salahi: Selected Works, 1962-2010, Skoto Gallery, New York, New York, May 1-June 14, 2014.

Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist, Museum for African Art; Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Qatar Museums Authority; and the Tate Modern, London, July 3-September 22, 2013.

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.


Skoto Gallery, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2015.

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