'Sahara'; Tuareg man riding a camel, 1967.
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Painting in gouache by S M Durban, showing a nomadic Tuareg. These fiercely independent people have traditionally travelled across a huge area of northwest Africa which includes Algeria, Mali and Niger. One of a series on the theme 'animal and human forms of transport' produced for the Science Museum's land transport gallery.