Art Number 28370
Artwork Title Jewels of Wisdom: Embracing Tradition with the Wancho Grandmother
Artist Name Ajem Toham
Medium Pencil colours on Paper
Size 16.5 x 11.7 inches (41.91 x 29.718 cm)
Information where beauty and resilience intertwine. In this captivating portrait, behold the regal presence of an elderly Wancho woman, adorned with the exquisite jewellery that reflects generations of tradition and culture. Each intricate piece tells a story of resilience, passed down through the ages.
As you gaze upon her weathered yet dignified features, you can sense the strength that has carried her through life's challenges. Despite the harsh realities of Wancho women's lives—navigating rugged terrain, enduring harsh climates, and preserving cultural heritage—there's an undeniable grace that emanates from her spirit.
Through her eyes, one can glimpse the wisdom accumulated over decades of tribulation and triumph. This portrait serves as a testament to the indomitable spirit of Wancho women, who stand as guardians of their culture, their land, and their people