Sailor primitive painting is a folk art, shabby boat of reclaimed wood.This salvaged, old wood folk boat with its Greek sailor painted on, is a Greek folk art piece, by folk artist, E.Kokori, who now rarely paints.She used to collect so much old wood from discarded, old furniture.This is how she made her lovely, evocative, art brute works.The wood may have come from old drawers, cupboards, windows, anything!
Here we have a cute sailor, a Greek folk legend of great charm, painted on the vessel of a shabby, crafted, folk boat.The boat ismade of three pieces of old wood.
One is a trapezoid form for the vessel
and the two rectangular pieces of wood, forming its mast.These are different in size and shape.One is a long stick and the other is a more of a squarish rectangle piece of wood.
The sailor is drawn in the squarish piece of wood, forming one of the sails.Only his top torso can be seen and his head.One arm is resting in front of him and the other arm is raised with his hand, next to his face.The other piece of wood, as a mast or sail, is just painted on with blue and yellow with a couple of small seagulls for decor.
The vessel is divided in three parts, the bottom one in royal blue, depicting the sea with waves an octopus and a red fish inside it.The part above that is yellow, the one in the middle and the top part is a faded purple.It's painted on with red and features some portholes and an arrow.There is a black fidhing net, thrown on the side of the boat.It reaches from the sailors elbow to the blue part of the vessel.The painting is painted black at the back with a piece of wire attached, so you can hang it on the wall.
This vintage, Greek folk art painting measures about 17cm in length x 16cm in height x 2cm in width.It is a very light piece of wood.This folk, sailor painitng is in very good condition. Whatever minor cracks and dents there might be, have always been there, as shabby style details.
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