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'Hippopotamus Blue' - Signed Hippo Painting with Printed Cotton in Blue from Ghana

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Signed Hippo Painting with Printed Cotton in Blue from Ghana, "Hippopotamus Blue"

This painting by Ghanaian artist K. Baka celebrates the beauty of African... more

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This painting by Ghanaian artist K. Baka celebrates the beauty of African wildlife. Its body made from blue cotton clothing with printed vine motifs, Baka's subject lowers its head to feed. The artist works in a modern style where the hippo's legs and head are depicted in with painted dot motifs.

  • 25 grams
  • 0.88 oz
  • Mat: 28.7 cm L x 21 cm W
  • Mat: 11.25" L x 8.25" W
  • Artwork: 18.7 cm L x 12.9 cm W
  • Artwork: 7.25" L x 5" W

  • Acrylic and cotton on cardboard
  • Arrives unframed
  • Each work features slight variations that make it unique
  • Mat included
  • Signed by the artist
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
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Glenda

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05/21/2022

"Unique original art"

I purchased 4 animals depicted by this artist and framed each in a matching frame for my grandsons bedroom. It s a lovely grouping,

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Hippopotamus Blue, Signed Hippo Painting with Printed Cotton in Blue from Ghana

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Grandson
  • Occasion: Just a “happy”

Frances

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06/10/2022

"Cute sling bag"

Fun colors, sturdy fabric

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Glenda

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05/21/2022

"Lovely original artwork"

Purchased as a group.

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Einaphets

From Long valley, nj

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05/08/2022

"A gift for my son"

Purchased for my son s first flat. It is lovely. Hung on a wooden dowel. It looks wonderful and well made!

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Craig

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08/01/2021

"A must for anyone who seeks Elite Designs and Motifs"

Purchased it for my wifes birthday. She was enthralled when she saw it. She loved the colors the designs, everything about it. Amazing quality, exquisite.

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Raul

From Chicago Illinois

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05/06/2021

"Beautiful Mask"

Have several African masks, this has a beautiful color.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

K. Baka has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $500. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of dyes and cotton fabric for continued production.

Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Job Creator

Job Creator

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

Profound Impact

Profound Impact

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

Moving On Up

Moving On Up

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Caring for Children

Caring for Children

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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