King of The White Cloth | Obatala Orisha Original Painting
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**1 of 1 Original Painting**
Introducing "King of the White Cloth: Obatala," an original, inspiring painting that embodies the wisdom, patience, and craftsmanship of Obatala, a revered deity in Yoruba mythology.
This striking acrylic painting, measuring 84.1cm x 59.4cm, unfolds the intriguing story of Obatala, often portrayed as the King of the White Cloth. He is the divine craftsman, the creator of humanity, who shaped the first humans from clay with his own hands.
Depicted with his symbolic silver cane, the painting masterfully illustrates Obatala's status as the upholder of moral integrity and ethical conduct. Each brushstroke on the smooth sanded 23mm deep paulownia wood panel subtly portrays his authority and wisdom.
Obatala's association with individuals with physical or mental disabilities is also woven into this captivating painting. It reflects the tale of when he sipped palm wine while crafting human beings, thereby giving birth to the first humans with unique physical or mental attributes.
Coated with a protective layer of gloss varnish, the painting possesses a luminescent quality that emphasizes the purity and divinity associated with Obatala. The gloss finish also serves as a safeguard against fading, preserving the vivid colors and intricate details for years to come.
The painting comes signed and with a Certificate of Authenticity, ensuring that this piece of Obatala's story is uniquely yours. As a special bonus, your purchase also includes three mini prints of the original Obatala painting. These are perfect for adorning additional spaces with the story of Obatala, or for sharing this remarkable narrative with loved ones.
Why add this painting to your collection? Beyond its captivating aesthetic appeal, the "King of the White Cloth: Obatala" painting offers a deep, spiritual connection to the Yoruba cultural heritage. It's a celebration of wisdom, creativity, and inclusivity that Obatala represents.
Owning this painting is not merely about possessing an original piece of art. It's about embracing a piece of African mythology that challenges us to acknowledge and respect diversity, uphold ethical conduct, and appreciate the essence of creation.
Take a journey into the heart of Yoruba mythology with this captivating painting of Obatala, the King of the White Cloth.
All prints are custom printed on demand, therefore, please allow up to 10 business days for printing and packing before your artwork is shipped out.
For original paintings, please allow up to 10 business days for preparation and packaging before the painting is shipped out - this is to make sure everything is perfect. It will be 100% worth the wait!🎁
Open gently with freshly cleaned and dry hands.
FOR ART PRINTS: Frame behind glass for longevity and display in a room free from moisture🥰💛
Frame not included. For a wonderfully luxurious finish and enjoyment, use a frame with quality non-reflective glass.
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