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Bicycle Semi Circle Drum Art Wall Hanging

SKU: HMDPIE1
Bicycle Semi Circle Drum Art Wall Hanging
Bicycle Semi Circle Drum Art Wall Hanging
Depicting a bicycle, this piece of metalwork, handcut and embossed from recycled oil drums in Croix des Bouquets, Haiti, has a natural patina of the oiled metal. It is 32 by 18 inches in size.
Country of Origin: Haiti

Bicycle Semi Circle Drum Art Wall Hanging

SKU: HMDPIE1
Depicting a bicycle, this piece of metalwork, handcut and embossed from recycled oil drums in Croix des Bouquets, Haiti, has a natural patina of the oiled metal. It is 32 by 18 inches in size.
Country of Origin: Haiti
Stock: 8


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Haitian Metal Art

When you visit Croix des Bouquets, the area of town known for Haitian metal art in the capital of Port-Au-Prince, you are met with a cacophony of tink, tink, tink as ball peen hammers strike sheets of steel. The sheets are cut from steel drums colored by oil and other liquids the drums at one time held. The process of turning sheets of metal into beautiful wall art is all done by hand, from cutting holes that become edges of trees and leaves, to accenting each lizard with a texture of scales, to painting or lacquering the final design. The artists are proud of their work, signing the pieces on the back side, leaving a raised, reversed signature on the front.

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Depicting a bicycle, this piece of metalwork, handcut and embossed from recycled oil drums in Croix des Bouquets, Haiti, has a natural patina of the oiled metal. It is 32 by 18 inches in size. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
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