African Kente Cloth Collage Framed Oil Painting, "Water Carrier"
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Shown in silhouette, a graceful woman balances a pot on her head. Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboa portrays her in oils on cotton calico, adding cutouts of African kente cloth for her dress. The composition arrives in a frame of ceiba wood.
- 0.36 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- Frame: 48.5 cm H x 33 cm W x 1.5 cm D
- Frame: 19" H x 13" W x 0.6" D
- Painting: 29 cm W x 44.5 cm H
- Painting: 11.5" W x 17.5" H
Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboah has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300. Proceeds were used to stock up on calico, batik fabrics and other materials to create new works.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.