Artist's description:

Mbenge – 'amaholozi'
Woodcut based on Zulu 'mbenge' which are Zulu beerpot coverings made of bright colourful designs originating from the Zulu in South Africa – they hold a special significance in Zulu mythology as the beer 'umqombothi' is used to give thanks to and is directly linked to the 'amadlozi' or ancestors.

Unique mixed media woodcut printed by hand onto Italian decorative papers and Japanese Gampi, which is then pasted onto 100% cotton Somerset paper. The artwork is then hand coloured with water colour, gold ink and mercurochrome.

Materials used:

Italian and French decorative paper - Woodcut printed onto gampi. Hand-coloured with watercolour

AFRICAN DREAMING 2018 (Unique) (2018)


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This artwork is sold by Anna Alcock from United Kingdom

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Anna Alcock

United Kingdom

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