Three sculptures of masqueraders & five masquerade head-dresses by Sokari Douglas Camp

Sokari Douglas Camp (1958-), sculptures: 'Opu Owu'.


Sculptures:welded steel & Masks: mixed media
Art Fund grant:
£9,000 ( Total: £18,000)
Acquired in:
Sokari Douglas Camp

'Otobo'. 'Seki Owu'. Manibo Harry (1972-), head-dresses: 'Opu Owu'. 'Seki Owu'. 'Fly Fish'. 'Egwe'. 'Piko-Piko'.

Artists include


Sculptures created for the Museum of Mankind for its Africa '95 exhibition 'Play and Display'. The head-dresses were commissioned by the Okolorukru masquerade society of Buguma, Nigeria for its performances from 1990.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8181

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