Bush Medicine Leaves

$770

1 in stock

acrylic on canvas

60 x 120cm

2021

Description

acrylic on canvas

60 x 120cm

2021

Additional information

Dimensions 60 × 120 cm
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Description

acrylic on canvas

60 x 120cm

2021

Additional information

Dimensions 60 × 120 cm

The design depicts the leaves drying on the ground after being plucked from the trees.  Once the leaves are dry, the women grind them up and make medicine from them by mixing them with various animal fats to extract the essential medicinal oils.