Men playing backgammon is a vintage, folk painting on wood.It is a folk scene of two men, playing backgammon by the sea, a Greek folk art piece, done in the early 2000's by E.Kokori.
This folk artist collected old, discarded wood, from old furniture and chose the parts she wanted to keep for her folk paintings.She cleaned and processed the wood and painted with acrylic paint.She then varnished all her wooden paintings with eco varnishes for a longer stay of the colours.
The scene in this particular piece is two men, typical Greek men of old, as shown in many, Greek, folk art paintings, embroidery pieces, sculptures, etc, sitting outside two white houses by the sea.Probably this is an island scene. They are sitting by a round table, playing backgammon.
Both have short curly hair and mustaches and wear white shirts and black pants.The one on the right is holding a red set of worry beads.
Their chairs are blue and so is the table, as well.The street is a traditional, cobbled street between two white, island cottages.The houses have both large, blue windows.In the middle of the painting there is a large, red sun.There is a view of the sea, behind the men.It is in royal blue with small, white waves.There are some birds flying in the sky, over the sea.
The frame or border of the painting is in aqua blue.The top of the frame has a small piece of rectangular wood, nailed on the original,found wood piece.
It is a little wider than the border and a little shorter, painted in the same turquoise colour, as the rest of the frame, with a yellow daisy painted in the middle with red center.
At the back it is painted black and there is a piece of wire secured on its top part, so you can hang it on the wall.
This vintage, Greek, folk painting measures about 18cm in length x 22cm in height x 2cm in width (7.09'' x 8.66'' x 0.79'').It is quite light.It is in very good, unused condition. Whatever minor cracks and dents there might be, have always been there, as shabby style details.
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