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Hand-Carved and Painted Abstract Father and Child Sculpture, "Thoughtful Father"

Head in his hand, a young man is deep in thought. Reaching up to embrace him, a... more

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Head in his hand, a young man is deep in thought. Reaching up to embrace him, a toddler seems to reassure his worried father. Abdulai Osman Adam works in abstract style to depict the pair in seasoned African sese wood. Applications of white clay give the image the appearance of a prized antique.

  • 0.27 kgs
  • 0.6 lbs
  • 29 cm H x 8 cm W x 8.5 cm D
  • 11.5" H x 3.1" W x 3.3" D

  • Sese wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Ghana.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in West Africaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Rebecca

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08/11/2016

"Love it"

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I really love this piece. It is very lightweight but looks like stone.

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Thoughtful Father, Hand-Carved and Painted Abstract Father and Child Sculpture

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Love4AfricanArt

From USA

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06/13/2022

"Simply Beautiful and Rare!!!"

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The detail in this Stunning Wood Piece is Absolutely Phenomenal!!!..Thank You for such a Perect Piece to add to my collection.

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  • Wall Hanging

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Love4AfricanArt

From USA

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06/07/2022

"Beautiful Blue Bakota"

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This is Simply Beautiful,...the craftsmanship is simply stunning!

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Blue Bakota, African Tribal Reliquary Wall Mask Carved by Hand

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Alexandria

From Melbourne Australia

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04/20/2022

"Good sized and striking"

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love the cheery yellow - brightens up a dark room

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Joseph

From Florida

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05/19/2021

"Love it"

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Its exactly like the picture shown, its whimsical and unique and I will adore it on my office wall forever! Fantastic work done by Abdulai!

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Michelle

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04/19/2021

"Fantastic piece"

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Great quality mask & love the size. Needed a few smaller masks to complete a home decor project & this one was perfect!

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  • Home decor

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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.

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Abdulai Osman Adam has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $300 and the most recent for $600.

Job Creator

Job Creator

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

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