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Seydou Keïta

6 April - 20 June 2018

Bamako Portraits

Untitled, 1949/51 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva Untitled, 1949/51 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva
Untitled, 1949 – 1951 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva Untitled, 1949 – 1951 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva
Untitled, 1954 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva Untitled, 1954 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva
Untitled, 1957 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva Untitled, 1957 © Seydou Keïta / SKPEAC / courtesy CAAC – The Pigozzi Collection, Geneva

In the 1950s and 60s, a colourful collection of inhabitants of Bamako, capital of Mali, posed for Seydou Keïta (1921-2001, Mali).