African Kente Cloth Collage Framed Oil Painting, "Coconut Seller"
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Shown in silhouette, a graceful woman balances two coconuts on her head and holds three more in her hands. Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboa portrays her in oils on calico cotton, adding cutouts of batik for her dress. The composition arrives in a frame of ceiba wood.
- 0.34 kgs
- 0.7 lbs
- Frame: 48.5 cm H x 33 cm W x 1.5 cm D
- Frame: 19" H x 13" W x 0.6" D
- Painting: 29 cm W x 44.5 cm H
- Painting: 11.5" W x 17.5" H
Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboah has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300. Proceeds were used to stock up on calico, batik fabrics and other materials to create new works.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.