Untitled, #313 [Woman Seated on Chair] Artist: Seydou Keïta (Malian, Bamako ca. 1921–2001 Paris) Date: 1956–57 Geography: Mali Medium: Gelatin silver print, 2001 Dimensions: Overall: 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm) Image: 22 x 15 1/2 in. (55.9 x 39.4 cm) Classification: Photographs
This work by an African master of international renown is a highly original creation that constitutes a response to a classic canonical form of expression. It is a powerful instance of the vitality of contemporary expression in Africa and the continuity that exists with the traditional forms that are the focus of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection
Toyin Odutola (born 1985) is an artist who was born in Ife, Nigeria. Odutola is best known for her self-portrait drawings, entirely or primarily done in black pen ink.The National Museum of African Art (Washington DC) and the Honolulu Museum of Art are among the public collections holding works by Odutola.