Multicolor Paintings from Bali and Java(179 items)
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Anton Papo Original paintings
"I found Bali to be culturally rich, full of beautiful scenery and art."
"My parents wanted me to study medicine to have a better future, but I was more interested in drawing and art. That's where my spirit is. However, my parents said an artist didn't have a clear future. I... read more
Popular Multicolor Paintings from Bali and Java
Cubist Abstract Portrait of a Couple in Jewel Colors, "Man and Woman"$624.99
He flexes his muscles to demonstrate his strength as she watches him. Harman depicts a couple in bright color closures. His Cubist style create the effect of a dream in this bold painting. "Man and woman are different human beings that have their own advantages such as a man with his strength and a woman with her feelings. A couple supporting each other is essential. And nature depends on them," he says.
Signed Original Painting of a Javanese Serimpi Dancer, "Serimpi Dance"$347.99
With graceful movements and gestures, a woman performs the Serimpi dance. The dance has its origins in the royal palace of Yogyakarta and has been performed since the 12th century. Harman depicts the lithe dancer in his unique style with glowing colors. "This dance is usually is shown for special guests as a way of saying welcome," the artist explains.
Expressionist Painting of Maya Musicians in Bright Colors, "Melayu Music"$564.99
"Malayu music is a people's music in Malay countries such as Indonesia and Malaysia," Harman says. "Musical instruments like the kendang drum and flute are typical and the sound of that music can make people break into dance." The Javanese artist depicts a group of five young musicians with a drum, guitar, flute and tambourine who accompany a talented vocalist.
Colorful Modern Painting of a Young Woman from Bali, "Fall in Love"$509.99
She sits alone in a chair, dreaming of the one she loves. Her smile is hopeful. Passionate colors envelop the woman in a portrait by Harman. "Love is an affection that all human beings feel. Whether the love of a man or woman, love of nature, or anything. As long as people use love, the result will be good," the Javanese artist confides.