Peruvian Fruits and Veggies(41 items)
Welcome to the Peruvian Fruits and Veggie Collection at NOVICA.
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Popular Peruvian Fruits and Veggies
Oil on Canvas Original Signed Diptych of Andean Fruit, "Native Fruits of the Andes"
Kissed by sunshine and caressed by emerald foliage, succulent fruits proffer their goodness. Golden or eggfruit, with its dark, glossy seed; glistening wedges of crimson watermelon; , its green peel opened to expose the sweet, custardy white flesh; yellow papaya and dappled mangoes; and crescents of pale orange cantaloupe.Theus paints a beautiful image, resplendent with the gifts of nature as he depicts native Andean fruits on two canvases.
Titled "Frutas nativas de los Andes" in Spanish.
Hand-Painted Wood Fruit Shop Retablo from Peru, "Fruit Shop"$124.99
A Peruvian or fruit shop is depicted in this traditional by Julio Gallardo. He diligently crafts a variety of different fruits from ceramic, painted by hand to create a vibrant scene as two shoppers weigh produce. This lovely retablo is displayed within a tornillo wood box with doors that features hand-painted floral designs.
Bird Theme Andean Tooled Leather Hardwood Coffee Table, "Vineyard Birds"$374.99
Wilfredo Rios celebrates centuries of Andean tradition with this superbly crafted accent table. Adorned with finely tooled leather, it is created from mohena wood — similar in grain to mahogany. Lavish motifs depict birds and clusters of luscious grapes.
Superrealism Still Life Oil Painting, "Ambrosia of Color"$1,134.99
Port wine in a crystal goblet tempts the sight, the scent and the palate. Clustered at the base, sweet red and green grapes seem to glisten with ripe beauty. Andean artist Emmanuel demonstrates his mastery of superrealism with this elegant still life in oils on canvas.
Titled "Ambrosía de color" in Spanish.