Philome Obin (1891-1986) 20"x24" The Visitors #5-3-96GSN-HA Oil on Board
This is an original museum piece signed by the late Haitian Master artist, Philome Obin (1892-1986). This 20"x24" painting on board depicts the artist himself receiving some friends guests in his lively living room. This painting was slighly damaged during the 2010 Haiti Earthquake. It belongs to the collection of Georges S. Nader family.
Obin was born in Limbe in 1891 and died in Cap Haitian in 1986. He was self taught and was one of the first Haitian artists who marveled the world with his naive art. His art is referred in all major books on Haitian art and mentioned by many art critics internationally. " Obin's concerns with precision and the respect of reality, injects a measure of coldness into his narrative works" says Gerald Alexis in his book "Peintres Haitiens". Get the Book Now!
Own a piece of art by this artist? Each piece is unique. Get the actual estimated market value of yours Now! How Does It Work?
Want to know more about the wonderful art of Haiti? BUY NOW Your Haitian Art Book!
Can't find what you are looking for? Click Here To Ask Us!