Prince Twins Seven-Seven (1944-2011) was not only one of Africa’s most famous contemporary artists and the leader of the Osogbo School of Nigerian artists, he was known as the modern master of the Yoruba tradition in art.
His work has been exhibited on every continent, is collected by major museums throughout the world, and in 2005, Prince was named UNESCO Artist for Peace. Henry Glassie blends life and art to create a vivid portrait of an extraordinary artist.
Author: Henry Glassie
Hardcover: 488 pages
Publisher: Indiana university press; 1st Ed edition (January 2nd, 2010)
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