Felix Sylva - Les porteuses d'eau

Felix Sylva - Les porteuses d'eau
Oil on canvas - Hand signed

Mbour, Senegal - Painting depicting African women in the bush.
Water carrying African women, also representing all women around the world who have to walk long distances to collect water.

Size: 100 x 69 cm.

Given its size, the frame will be separated from the painting to ensure its protection during the shipping.

Félix Sylva I was born in Senegal in Pikine in the Dakar region 12/ 11/ 1969 , in 1980 he went to study in Russia
After completing his A-level degree at 16, he went on military service for 2 years, and returned to the State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering of St. Petersburg released as an engineer architect plus painter.
He began his artistic career at the age of 17, he participated in many international and national exhibitions, collective and individual.
In 1998 he won the first prize of African painters in Mali .
In 2010 Cauri d'Or in Senegal where he sold a painting worth 15,000 euros
In 2002 exhibition in Club Aldiana de Mbour .
2004 Sally Royal Hotel
2005 Hotel Neptune de Saly
In 2006 Dakar National Gallery
1999 National Museum of Dakar
In 2008 Hotel Lamantin Beach

Lot details
Title of artwork
Les porteuses d'eau
Oil on canvas
Hand signed
Total dimensions
60×1×100 cm
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