Fruit Basket

Amos Mtambala

Size Guide


Introducing our latest masterpiece, a stunning painting that captures the essence of African street life. This beautiful artwork depicts a woman street vendor selling fruits on a basket atop her head. Dressed in a colorful kitenge dress, she stands confidently amidst the hustle and bustle of the marketplace, showcasing the vibrant and energetic spirit of Africa.

The artist has expertly captured the scene, using bold brush strokes and vivid colors to bring the vendor and her wares to life. The warm oranges and yellows of the fruit contrast strikingly with the bright blue of the woman's dress, creating a captivating visual feast for the eyes. The textured background adds depth and dimension to the painting, immersing the viewer in the bustling African street.

The vendor herself is the focal point of the painting, radiating strength and resilience. She stands tall with a regal bearing, proudly displaying her wares to passersby. Her face is stoic, yet there is a subtle hint of a smile that conveys the joy and pride she takes in her work. Her head is adorned with a colorful headscarf, adding to the richness of the composition.

As you look closer, you can see the meticulous attention to detail that the artist has paid to the fruits in the basket. Each piece is rendered with care, from the glossy skin of the oranges to the delicate texture of the bananas. The basket itself is also beautifully depicted, with the interweaving strands of straw and the intricate pattern of the handle.

The overall effect of the painting is one of vibrancy and energy. It celebrates the beauty and diversity of African culture, and the resilience and strength of its people. The woman vendor is a symbol of the hardworking and enterprising spirit that characterizes many African communities, and her presence in the painting is a testament to the artist's admiration for her.

This painting would make a stunning addition to any home or office. Its bright colors and lively energy are sure to enliven any space, and its celebration of African culture and people will resonate with anyone who appreciates the richness and diversity of the world we live in. Whether hung in a living room, a bedroom, or a hallway, this painting is sure to capture the attention and imagination of all who see it.

It is also an ideal gift for anyone who loves art, culture, or Africa. The painting's beauty and significance make it a thoughtful and meaningful present for birthdays, holidays, or other special occasions. Whether for a friend, a family member, or a colleague, this painting is a gift that will be cherished for years to come.

In terms of its artistic value, this painting is a testament to the skill and talent of the artist. Their ability to capture the essence of African street life in such a vivid and expressive manner is truly impressive, and speaks to their mastery of the medium. Their use of color, texture, and composition is nothing short of exceptional, and this painting is a testament to their artistic vision and skill.

Overall, this painting is a beautiful and meaningful work of art that celebrates the beauty and diversity of African culture. It captures the energy and vibrancy of African street life, and pays homage to the hardworking and enterprising spirit of its people. Whether as a gift or as a personal purchase, this painting is sure to bring joy and inspiration to all who view it.


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