Naif Paintings from Central America(29 items)
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Boni Oil on canvas paintings
"Today, most of my paintings have been inspired by things I've experienced. Part of my theme is the poverty in which many campesinos are submerged."
"I was born on May 14, 1962, one of six children. My father worked in the fields. I remember I went to school, but only for one year. My family couldn't afford to keep me in... read more
Popular Naif Paintings from Central America
Signed Oil Painting of a Town in Quetzaltenango, "Zunil"$229.99
Houses line an unpaved lane recently washed by rain. Behind rustic wood fences, flowering bushes fill the scene with colors in this enchanting work by Bonifacio Maxia Cutzal. He depicts the town of Zunil, nestled amid the fertile hillside farmland of Quetzaltenango, ably conveying its sensations of peace and well-being. The Guatelmalan artist signs his work as "Boni."
Oil Painting of a Village in Guatemala at Sunset, "Shepherd"$99.99
At the end of the day, a shepherd walks his sheep through the streets of Comalapa. Neighbors go about their daily shores, carrying firewood and water while a boy plays with a puppy. "I saw this myself in my own hometown," says artist Bonifacio Maxia Cutzal, who signs his work as "Boni." "I wanted to share it through a painting."
Titled "Ovejera" in Spanish.
Colorful Oil Painting of a Village Scene in Guatemala, "Weaver"$107.99
Neighbors go about their daily shores in a small Guatemalan village. Carrying a hoe over his shoulder, a man walks homeward past women drawing water from the well and a boy who feeds the chickens and turkey. An older woman kneels beneath a shade tree to weave on a backstrap loom. "This is a scene I saw in my own hometown," says artist Bonifacio Maxia Cutzal, who signs his work as "Boni." "I was on my way home from delivering some paintings when I paused to watch this family at work, and I wanted to share a glimpse of my country."
Titled "Tejedora" in Spanish.
Signed Painting of Golden Maize from Guatemala, "Maize of Life"$309.99
In a traditional folk art style, an ear of Guatemalan maize stands front and center in this painting by Diego Coche. He works diligently to capture every detail of the classic vegetable, shining in the light with elegant golden hues. This painting brings the culture and spirit of Guatemala to any home. in Spanish.