To Be Alive

Oil on Cotton African Mask Batik Collage from Ghana

$109.99
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SKU: 316769
Description
Ghanaian artist Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboah designs and creates this beautiful piece of artwork using a variety of media and methods. Yeboah creates the likeness of an African mask on calico cloth, a rustic, unrefined cotton fabric. Then, a blend of oil paint and batik patterns is applied to cardstock in a ceiba wood frame, achieving a multi-layered, dimensional and eye-catching piece of artwork that reflects the culture and vivid colors of West Africa.
  • Oil paints on cotton, cardstock, ceiba wood frame
  • 0.74 lbs
  • Frame: 19 inches H x 12.5 inches W x 0.8 inches D
  • Artwork: 17.8 inches L x 11.5 inches W
  • Made in Ghana

Meet the Artist

Emmanuel Atiemoh Yeboah

All the GOOD

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children
  • Job Creator
    Job Creator
  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing
  • Moving On Up
    Moving On Up
  • Preserving Traditions
    Preserving Traditions
  • Profound Impact
    Profound Impact

1 Review

  • 5
    The Face says it all

    Posted by RK on Feb 19th 2020

    'To Be Alive'/'Awake' is stunning batik. This is art 'outside the box'. Thanks so much for your creativity!

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