Name of Artist: Omoniyi Gabriel

Title: Egungun Masquerade festival

Medium: Gouache on Paper

Size: 10inchs x 12inchs

Price: $350.00

Literature: The pain!ng primarily portrays the popular Yoruba cultural heritage and masquerade

fes!val, which happens to be the most colorful of the Yoruba fes!val. It shows o' the rich

heritage of the Yoruba in their elaborate costumes that are worn by the masquerade. Members

of the Egungun family drum and dance to accompany the Egungun and it is through their

drumming and dance that they are possessed by the spirit of their ancestors. It also bestows

blessing upon spectators and issues warning about impending event.

Egungun Masquerade festival

SKU: 0114
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