West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg

West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg

West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg
West African Folk Art Hand Painted Barbershop Sign. This sign measures 35 long x 16 1/4 tall and weighs 3lbs. Its painted on a lightweight wood board and has a wood frame around the back for support. Please see all pictures for a better understanding of condition. Has some wear to it, around the edges show the age and there is a chip in the plywood on top corner. Again see all pictures- they are an important part of the description. Fantastic hand-painted original barber shop sign from Ghana, depicting sharp hairstyles from the 1980s. The sign is painted on thin plywood board. A wonderful piece of folk art. Barbershop signs are fascinating examples of pop and folk art in Africa. Each sign takes on the unique personality of its owner, expressing both their hairdressing options, and the popular icons they emulate. The item “West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg” is in sale since Sunday, December 29, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Folk Art & Indigenous Art”. The seller is “fivestar_auctions” and is located in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.
  • Subject: Advertising
  • Type: Signs
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Material: Wood
  • Region of Origin: Africa
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Features: Signed
  • Category: Art
  • Width (Inches): 35
  • Date of Creation: 1970-1989
  • Height (Inches): 16.25
  • Originality: Original
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Artist: West African
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)

West African 1980s Folk Art Hand Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana Barbershop Vtg

Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID

Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID
Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID
Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID

Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID
African Kente Cloths Textiles. Shop Signs Paintings Ghana. Movie posters Ghana paintings. Tuareg Art and Crafts. Ashanti / Akan Goldweights. Old Brass and Stone Bracelets. Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID. DEMONOID Beautiful authentic hand-painted movie poster from Ghana, West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: DEMONOID HORROR Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by J. Size: Art size 63 1/4″ x 41″ (160 cm x 104 cm). Condition: In very good condition with only few signs of wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID” is in sale since Monday, December 2, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Originality: Hand painting
  • Style: Contemporary Art
  • Subject: Movie Posters
  • Size: Large (up to 60in.)
  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Date of Creation: 2000-2010
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Framed/Unframed: Unframed
  • Material: Fabric
  • Poster: Canvas from Used flour sacks
  • Uses: Movie Promotion
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Ghana
  • Color: Multi-Color

Ghana movie cinema poster Oil Painting Folk outsider Art hand paint DEMONOID

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star
African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star
African kente and textiles. Brass / Bronze / Lost wax. Oil paint / Ghana Signboards. Wood and other Artifacts. Art Movie posters Ghana. Tuareg Art and Crafts. African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star. FIST OF THE NORTH STAR This a beautiful oil painted on canvas poster painted in Ghana West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: FIST OF THE NORTH STAR ACTION Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by ADOMAKO for SLY FOX Video Club. Size: Art size 54″ x 40″ (137 cm x 101 cm). Condition: In good condition, with some damages, some holes specially at the ends, some repairs, in some places the paint is off and signs of wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star” is in sale since Tuesday, February 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Originality: Hand painting
  • Subject: Movie Posters
  • Style: Contemporary Art
  • Date of Creation: 2000-2010
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Framed/Unframed: Unframed
  • Material: Fabric
  • Size: Large (up to 60in.)
  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Poster: Canvas from Used flour sacks
  • Uses: Movie Promotion
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Ghana
  • Color: Multi-Color

African Ghana Movie Poster folk outsider painted canvas Fist of The North Star

Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest

Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest
Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest
Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest

Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest
African kente and textiles. Brass / Bronze / Lost wax. Oil paint / Ghana Signboards. Wood and other Artifacts. Art Movie posters Ghana. Tuareg Art and Crafts. Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest. COLD HARVEST Beautiful authentic hand-painted movie poster from Ghana, West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: COLD HARVEST ACTION Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by Leonardo for ZAAP Video club. Size: Art size 58 1/2″ x 43″ (147 cm x 110 cm). Condition: In average condition, with some damages, repairs, few small size holes, in some places the paint is off and wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest” is in sale since Wednesday, April 3, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Framed/Unframed: Unframed
  • Material: Fabric
  • Style: Contemporary Art
  • Date of Creation: 2000-2010
  • Subject: Movie Posters
  • Originality: Hand painting
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Size: Large (up to 60in.)
  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Poster: Canvas from Used flour sacks
  • Uses: Movie Promotion
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Ghana
  • Color: Multi-Color

Ghana Hand painted Movie poster African cinema folk outsider art Cold Harvest

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
African kente and textiles. Brass / Bronze / Lost wax. Oil paint / Ghana Signboards. Wood and other Artifacts. Art Movie posters Ghana. Tuareg Art and Crafts. Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS Beautiful authentic hand-painted movie poster from Ghana, West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: NIGHT OF THE DEMONS HORROR Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by E. A SOJAY for BOMBAY video Club. Art size: 60 1/4″ x 40 1/4″ (153 cm x 102 cm). Condition: In good condition in some places the paint is off and some signs of wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS” is in sale since Monday, November 25, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Subject: Movie Posters
  • Originality: Hand painting
  • Style: Contemporary Art
  • Size: Large (up to 60in.)
  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Date of Creation: 2000-2010
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Framed/Unframed: Unframed
  • Material: Fabric
  • Poster: Canvas from Used flour sacks
  • Uses: Movie Promotion
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Ghana
  • Color: Multi-Color

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS

Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew

Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew

Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew
Here is a good one for horror fans as well as art collectors, an original “Blood River” Ghana Movie Poster! Painted by renowned Ghanaian artist Mr. Has some visible wear from being displayed outdoors in the elements. This will look great on your wall! It has many of the elements that make a great Ghanaian poster- an evil reaper and a disembodied severed skulls! Measures approximately 42″ x 59″. Ghanaian artists paint these sensational posters on the back of flour or grain sacks originally to promote their traveling cinemas. Please review the photos thoroughly as this is the exact item you will receive. Will be packed very carefully. Thank you for checking us out and please get in touch with any questions you may have. The item “Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew” is in sale since Monday, November 4, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “midwayri” and is located in Johnston, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Australia, Portugal, Japan, Sweden, South africa, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Cayman islands, Luxembourg, Martinique, Nicaragua.
  • Subject: Movies
  • Style: Folk Art
  • Originality: Original

Blood River Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Paint Painting Folk Art Mr Brew

They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti

They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti

They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti
They Live by John Carpenter starting Rowdy Roddy Piper Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted by Papa Warsti. Measures approximately 42″ x 57″. Ghanaian artists paint these sensational posters on the back of flour or grain sacks originally to promote their traveling cinemas. Please review the photos thoroughly as this is the exact item you will receive. Will be packed very carefully. Thank you for checking us out and please get in touch with any questions you may have. The item “They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti” is in sale since Tuesday, October 15, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “midwayri” and is located in Johnston, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Australia, Portugal, Japan, Sweden, South africa, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Cayman islands, Luxembourg, Martinique, Nicaragua.
  • Subject: Movies
  • Style: Folk Art

They Live Ghana Mobil Cinema Movie Poster Hand Painted Folk Art Horror Warsti

Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone

Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone
Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone
Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone
Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone

Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone
Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. Measures approximately 45″ x 58″. Ghanaian artists paint these sensational posters on the back of flour or grain sacks originally to promote their traveling cinemas. Please review the photos thoroughly as this is the exact item you will receive. Will be packed very carefully. Thank you for checking us out and please get in touch with any questions you may have. Measures approximately 45 x 58. The item “Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone” is in sale since Saturday, June 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “midwayri” and is located in Johnston, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Australia, Portugal, Japan, Sweden, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Cayman islands, Luxembourg, Martinique, Nicaragua, South africa.
Rambo 3 Ghana Movie Poster Hand Painted D. A. Armahsco Teshie Folk Art Stallone

West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana

West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana
West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana
West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana
West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana

West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana
Vintage hand-painted pink barber shop sign from Ghana, depicting stylish heads with sharp hairstyles from the 1980s, surrounded figures and symbols of popular culture. This fantastic sign is painted on thin board. The board is not even around the edges and there is a bit of wear to the paint. Dimensions: 32″L x 15.5″H. A wonderful piece of folk art. The item “West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana” is in sale since Friday, July 26, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Folk Art & Indigenous Art”. The seller is “mrsdarlingvintage” and is located in Walnut Creek, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.
  • Size: Medium (up to 36in.)
  • Region of Origin: Africa
  • Artist: Unknown
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Material: Wood
  • Quantity Type: Single-Piece Work
  • Date of Creation: 1970-1989
  • Type: Signs
  • Width (Inches): 32
  • Color: Pink
  • Subject: Advertising
  • Originality: Original
  • Height (Inches): 15.5

West African 1980s Folk-Painted Barber Shop Sign Ghana

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS

Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS
African kente and textiles. Brass / Bronze / Lost wax. Oil paint / Ghana Signboards. Wood and other Artifacts. Art Movie posters Ghana. Tuareg Art and Crafts. Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS. NIGHT OF THE DEMONS Beautiful authentic hand-painted movie poster from Ghana, West Africa. DETAILS FOR THIS FILM AND POSTER: Film: NIGHT OF THE DEMONS HORROR Poster: Hand Painted in Ghana by E. A SOJAY for BOMBAY video Club. Art size: 60 1/4″ x 40 1/4″ (153 cm x 102 cm). Condition: In good condition in some places the paint is off and some signs of wear in the art work due to usage. This is not a print! Its a real oil paint! A real piece of Authentic African Art! This type of posters are highly collectible and many times displayed in Museums all over the world! With the arrival of video and video cassettes during 1980s In Ghana (West Africa) a small-scale film distribution / mobile Cinema was created. This small size mobile “Cinema” operators were equipped with a television a Video and sometimes with a small portable generator and were moving from town to town from village to village operating and showing their films! (During the day inside social clubs or houses and during the night in the open air). In order to attract more customers and in order to advertise their mission and business the need of huge posters was created and born. Talented artists after viewing the film were creating large size posters using oil paint on canvas (Because of unavailability and high cost of imported canvas , The artists were using used flour sacks sewn together). The artist had the freedom to add or change scenes seen or not seen in the film in order to make the poster more attractive (This is the reason that this hand painted posters are more interesting as ART than the normal posters since each of this hand painted poster is UNIQUE and except the film content it also express the artist himself). These posters were rolled or folded and easy to move around with the mobile Cinema. Because of the posters ” hard ” life (Folded or rolled, under the rain and sun and display for several months during their rounds all over Ghana) most of the surviving posters have damage at the end of the canvas, peelings, cracking and other damages. By the mid 1990s the mobile Cinema business declined and almost collapsed since television and video was more widely available in Ghana. The profits of the mobile Cinema operators were also reduced and they were not able to afford the “expensive” talented artists to paint their posters anymore. At the present days they have to rely with Photocopy paper posters in order to survive and reduce cost. For more information concerning this type of art please read: ” Extreme Canvas: Hand-Painted Movie Poster from Ghana ” with over 350 colorful examples of this unique posters. Sign up to our newsletter for special deals. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS” is in sale since Wednesday, July 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “ethnic*art*gallery” and is located in GR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Ghana Movie poster African cinema folk wall hand painted NIGHT OF THE DEMONS