Cahuita Family, Costa Rica
This particular study – colours galore – is that of the interior of the home of a local Cahuita family with everybody waiting for a delicious meal being prepared by a matriarch
Costa Rican artist, Eugenia Barrionuevo, resident of Manzanillo in the Province of Limón on Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast, uses these enamel ware metal crockery – typical of local kitchens – as the ‘canvas’ for her studies of Afro-Caribbean residents and the surrounding communities along this pretty and colourful coast.
- Folk Art Artist: Eugenia Barrionuevo
- Painted enameled metal ware platter
- Size: 15 1/2″ (39.5 cm)