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Modernism in mid-20th-century drawings from Nigeria: Left, Uche Okeke’s “Design for Iron Work I,” from 1959; and “Okpaladike and his Obu,” from 1961. Credit Courtesy of the artist and Skoto Gallery

Art Review: Modernism in mid-20th-century drawings from Nigeria's Uche Okeke

Histories of Modernism are constantly changing as scholars come to realize its global breadth and local particularities.