Primary or Jewel Colors Paintings from West Africa(57 items)
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I bought a painting from Mr. Selom and took it to a framer without opening the box--we opened it together. Wow, what an impression! The framer was blown away too. It looked nice over the Internet, but sometimes things don't look the same live. This was even better--incredible colors. Kudos to the artist.
"I believe that art serves as a means of individual expression and a potential visual expression of the African continent."
"I was born on the 23rd of December, 1980 at Accra, in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. Indeed art has been part of my life, not merely a desperate move to find... read more
Popular Primary or Jewel Colors Paintings from West Africa
Original African Still Life Painting in Jewel Colors, "Necks of Unity"$609.99
Empty calabash jars emerge from clouds of vivid color. Seeming to hover in midair, the generous gourd bowls seem part of a dream world. Prince Asher paints an abstract still life of magical beauty. "I see peace and understanding within the necks of struggling gourds," he explains.
Expressionist Painting of a Market Merchant, "Quiet Wait"$359.99
Seated, she crosses her arms in the busy Ghanaian market place. Prince Asher bathes the woman is mystical shades of red and blue in this vibrant expressionist portrait. "Her pose expresses the daily expectations of the African market woman, always waiting for her turn to sell something," he says.
Original Signed Ghanaian Painting, "Daily Ambassadors"$409.99
Friends walk side by side, chatting about their day as they go about their daily round of chores. Working in vibrant color, Prince Asher depicts the women in expressionistic style. "The average schedule of the African woman is meant to help others survive on a daily basis," he muses.
Music Theme Mixed Media Ghanaian Painting, "Glorious Sounds"$474.99
Enveloped in a mist of rich colors, a man plays melodies on a golden flute. Artist Prince Asher brings a dreamlike quality to this elegant painting, conveying the universal magic of music. "These are deep moments of self expression through the African flute," he says.