8.00" x 5.00"
10.00" x 7.00"
Bouquet of Hands - Ilas Kenceng Poster
by Weston Westmoreland
Bouquet of Hands - Ilas Kenceng by Weston Westmoreland - 8" x 5"
Archival Matte Paper
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Bouquet of Hands - Ilas Kenceng poster by Weston Westmoreland. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
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Bouquet of Hands, Ilas Kenceng, Borneo. Digital oil painitng.
Lost in a karstic area covered in tropical jungle of Western Kalimantan in Borneo, a bunch of caves and shelters have preserved hundred of negative stenciled hands for over 10,000 years.
This composition found in Gua (cave) Ilas Kenceng, known as the Bouquet off Hands, is one of the most beautiful one can find all over the world. It was painted, like most of them in the region, using red haematites as pigment.
Stenciled hands can be found in caves and shelters all around the world. Studies of size and shape determine they are female for the most part, although it seems not to be the case here.
The stenciled hands are usually painted using one of two different techniques. The first one is simple enough and consists in spraying paint through the mouth on top of the poised hand. The second technique, far more complex, uses two separate short straws to form a V, open at the joint. The artist blows...
About Weston Westmoreland
Hi there, Born in '72 and shooting pictures since '83, I particularly enjoy creating wide panoramic compositions, HDRs, HDR Panoramas... But not just... Here you will find landscapes and cityscapes, ancient ruins and modern buildings, moons and seas, planes and boats, guns and flowers, animals and machines, forests and deserts, vanguard and prehistory, digital and film, color and black & white, graves and newborns, temples, trenches, palaces, castles, tanks, churches, bunkers... However, they have some things in common: they are meaningful images, I believe them all to be beautiful, and they are for the most part unique. Come in and judge for yourself. W. W. WE CAN CUSTOMIZE ANY PICTURE TO YOUR PERSONAL LIKING AND MAKE IT...