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ID number:  BIRRC-D0188
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Braiman, George
Title / Object name:  Fugar women dancing the uke'
Object type:  Painting
Place made:  Nigeria
Culture:  Igbo
Date made:  1948
Collector:  Danford, John
Materials:  Pencil and wash
Measurements:  57 x 70 cm

Women sat in circle watching ceremonial dance. Signed at bottom. Probably purchased at Lagos. The artist was a pupil at the Catholic School at Fugar and was aged 13. Exhibited: Nigerian Art Exhibition. Lagos. 1948.

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Danford, John

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