Through Eye Of History by Udoakang

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ART CATEGORY : African Contemporary Figurative Art.

Through Eye Of History by Udoakang Promise Peter
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Description

Artwork: Titled Through Eye Of History

Artist: Udoakang Promise Peter

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Details.

Category: African Contemporary Art.

Materials: Oil on canvas

Size: 90 cm x 90cm

Description.
The piece is a golden brown (vintage) painting of a female figure with elaborate scarifications, attire and beads. It shows a trace of indeginious Nigerian art and culture.

Frame Details: Unframed.

Signed by the artist.

Certificate Of Authenticity Is Included.

Concept.

The piece is inspired by the story IFE) Ife(aka Ile-Ife) which was an ancient African city that flourished between the 11th and 15th century CE in what is today Nigeria in West Africa. Ife was the capital and principal religious centre of the Yoruba Kingdom of Ife and prospered thanks to trade connections with other West African kingdoms. Ife is particularly famous today for the magnificent metal sculptures its artists produced which include serene-looking human heads so masterfully crafted that Europeans once wrongly considered them the work of another civilization.

Country Where Item Is Located.
Africa Nigeria/ Lagos State

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Current Price: $1050.00
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