Realist Paintings from West Africa(29 items)
Welcome to the Realist Paintings from West Africa Gallery at NOVICA.
"Each work is imbued with a sense of tradition and heritage. Nature and all that surrounds me is a neverending source of inspiration."
"My paintings tend to depict scenes of villages, beaches, markets, and African people. Each... read more
Popular Realist Paintings from West Africa
Acrylic Figure Painting on Canvas from Africa, "Man Against Women II"$289.99
A couple shares an umbrella as they walk through a rain storm together. Inspired by ideas of unity and camaraderie, West African artist Andy Isong paints this scene in rich detail, paying special attention to the shifting folds in the couple's clothes as they walk.
Signed Realist Still Life Painting of Plantains from Ghana, "Offer the Same Support You..."$469.99
Says Ghanaian artist Joel Acheampong, "You should give respect to anybody you come across." Inspired by this belief, he paints this realist still life composition, depicting green and yellow plantains in a basket. in Akan.
Acrylic on Canvas Portrait of African Woman, "Ideal Woman"$359.99
Hoping to one day open a small school to teach children about art, Ghana's Samuel Lartey creates vibrant original artworks. In this appealing portrait, a beautiful West African woman is partially hidden among colorful plantain leaves. Lartey uses acrylics on canvas to render the scene.
Original Watercolor Portrait of a Ghanaian Woman, "Elegance"$289.99
Posing with her hand at her waist, a young woman gazes into the distance. She wears bracelets that match her golden necklace, and a hand-tied headscarf resembles a turban. Working in watercolor, Godwin Atta Geoman depicts his subject in warm colors. "This is a Ghanaian woman beautifully showing off her new dress," he says.