Mourning the President

Apae Mohammed Charinda

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Introducing a stunning piece of artwork that is sure to capture your attention and spark your curiosity. This painting showcases a rural village in Tanzania, a country located in East Africa. The image depicts a moment in time, frozen in history, where the community is gathered around a table, watching a big TV screen showing a funeral procession. It is a profound and thought-provoking image that tells a story of tradition, culture, and the passage of time.

The painting captures the essence of Africa, a continent known for its rich culture and vibrant communities. The village in Tanzania is depicted in intricate detail, with the artist taking great care to showcase the beauty and diversity of the region. From the thatched-roofed huts to the bustling chicken farm nearby, the painting captures the essence of rural life in Africa. It is a beautiful tribute to a people and a culture that have endured for centuries.

The painting is particularly striking because of the juxtaposition of the traditional and the modern. On the one hand, we see the village, with its time-honored customs and rituals. On the other hand, we see the TV, a symbol of modernity and progress. The TV is showing the funeral of Nyerere, the first president of Tanzania, who is considered a national hero. His death was a momentous occasion, and the painting captures the sense of loss and mourning that the community is experiencing. It is a poignant reminder of the importance of history and the role that leaders play in shaping a nation.

One of the most striking features of the painting is the way that it captures the emotions of the people. The villagers are shown watching the TV with a sense of shock and awe. They are witnessing an important moment in history, and the artist has managed to convey that sense of awe in a powerful and moving way. It is a testament to the skill and talent of the artist that he is able to capture such complex emotions with a few brushstrokes.

The painting is sure to be a conversation starter, and it would make an excellent addition to any art collection. It is a beautiful tribute to Tanzania and Africa, and it captures the essence of the continent in a profound and meaningful way. The painting would be ideal for anyone who has an interest in African culture or history, or for anyone who simply appreciates beautiful and thought-provoking art.

In conclusion, this painting is a beautiful and powerful piece of artwork that captures the essence of Africa and Tanzania. It is a tribute to the rich culture and history of the region, and it tells a story that is both moving and thought-provoking. The painting is sure to be a cherished addition to any art collection, and it is a testament to the skill and talent of the artist who created it. So why wait? Order your painting today and experience the beauty and power of Africa for yourself!


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