Profile of an African woman on a green background
Each portrait depicts the profile of an African woman with beautiful braided hair painted in bronze to symbolise their crowning glory.
The bright colours red, yellow and green are the favourite colours of Africa.
The titles are the Xhosa names for each background colour
1. Bomvu - Red,
2. Lubhelu- Yellow
3. Luhlaza- Green
Each woman is dressed in vibrant colours to represent the diversity in cultures, language and the love of patterns and fabrics worn.
Size: 30cm x 40cm
Medium: Oil on panel