Bernard Hoyes painting for sale

This Bernard Hoyes piece is: 25ins X 18.5ins. It is a mixed medium piece.

Hoyes said it was from the  first exhibition he did in Jamaica.

"That's one of the best pieces from that era," says Hoyes.
"Very early pen and ink, dyes coated in glue. It was a technique that 
I developed to make the dyes. Color fast. It seems to work, it still has it's brilliance."

For inquiries, please write to: Jaylumiere2002@yahoo.com

Kapo sculpture and painting for sale

Looking to sell two Kapos. One is a wood sculpture in lignum vitae. The dimensions are 12ins by 12ins. The bottom has carved on it: "Artist Kapo by Kapo" Jamaica '65.

The painting is a watercolour. Dimensions are 14ins by 11ins.
On the back of the painting is written "Bunga" (bungalow), which is a picture of his home.

These pieces were sold together, by Kapo himself, to my mother when she lived in Jamaica.
Kapo saw her as a great supporter of his work and vision.

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