Brand: Mexican Amate
Details: Amate Bark Paintings are traditional Mexican paintings on handmade bark paper that depict stories, animals and scenery rich in symbolism. This 9 inch by 12 inch folk art painting of beautifully painted animals and flowers is mounted on a professional quality ready to hang canvas, finished with an acrylic sealer to protect the color and quality of the print. Amate paper is traditionally made by boiling the inner bark of fig trees. The fibrous material is then pounded with a stone to create the light brown, delicate paper. This beautifully crafted piece of art is rich in folklore and history, and would make a beautiful addition to any room in the house. This painting is a one of a kind piece of art.