A picture book showing works of fine art that are being privately held by art collectors in Lagos, Nigeria. Information on the history of the works, the artists, and collectors are also provided.
The book’s focus is on 249 works of art produced in the last twenty-five years by one hundred artists. These artworks is in the hands of approximately forty-eight private collectors who live in Lagos. The book adopts a tripartite periodization schema: pre-1955, 1955-65, and 1965 to the present.
Author: Jess Castellote
Paperback: 302 pages
Publisher: Bookcraft, (2012)
7 in stock