The Blues

Abbas Rafiq

Size Guide


Introducing the exquisite work of Abbas Rafiq, a painter renowned for his intricate depictions of African wildlife. Our latest offering showcases Rafiq's precision and his ability to bring to life the grace and beauty of some of Tanzania's most iconic animals. These three paintings will transport you to the savannas and grasslands of Africa, capturing the essence of its rich wildlife.

The first painting in the collection features several giraffes, their long necks twisting gleefully in the air. Rafiq's use of blue and black creates a mesmerizing effect, with the black spots on their skin standing out in sharp contrast against the blue backdrop. The giraffes appear to be basking in the sunlight, enjoying the freedom of their natural habitat. The painting is a testament to Rafiq's mastery in capturing the essence of the African savannah.

The second painting in the collection is a striking depiction of a zebra with its neck twisted. In this painting, Rafiq again uses his signature blue and black color scheme to create a unique and captivating image. The zebra's stripes are meticulously drawn, each line adding to the animal's majestic presence. The twisting of its neck adds an element of movement to the painting, as if the zebra is in the middle of a dance. This painting is a true testament to Rafiq's artistry and attention to detail.

Finally, the third painting in the collection showcases a tender moment between an elephant and its calf. The painting is in a soothing blue shade, adding to the calm and peaceful atmosphere of the image. The elephant and its calf are painted with extreme precision, their wrinkles and textures captured in such a way that you can almost feel their rough skin under your fingers. The way the calf is standing close to its mother is a heartwarming image, showcasing the close bond that exists between these magnificent creatures.

Rafiq's paintings are not just mere depictions of African wildlife. They are a window into the soul of Tanzania and its people, a reflection of the country's deep connection with its land and animals. His art is an ode to the beauty of Africa and its natural wonders, encapsulating the essence of the continent in every stroke of his brush.

If you're looking for a way to bring the beauty of Africa into your home, look no further than these three paintings by Abbas Rafiq. Whether you're an art enthusiast or a lover of African wildlife, these paintings are sure to captivate and inspire you. Add them to your collection today and experience the magic of Tanzania in your own home.


Medium: Painting : oil, acrylic, ink
Themes: Handmade African Art
Support: Canvas
Type: Unique work
Framing: Not framed
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Handcrafted in Tanzania
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Size Guide

Centimeters (CM)

Inches (IN)

50CM x 40CM

19 11/16 in X 15 3/4 in

50CM x 50CM

19 11/16 in X 19 11/16 in

60CM x 60CM

23 5/8 in X 23 5/8 in

70CM x 50CM

27 9/16 in X 19 11/16 in

80CM x 60CM

31 1/2 in X 23 5/8 in

100CM x 80CM

39 3/8 in X 31 1/2 in

140CM x 110CM

55 1/8 in X 43 5/16 in