DOBRÁ NIVA /Podpoľanie/


Two original artworks are available from the DOBRÁ NIVA painting – the 2/3 edition (60x90cm) and the 3/3 edition (120x180cm). Edition 1/3 is listed in a private collection. If you are interested, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information.


Exclusively printed on archival paper ILFORD GALLERY Prestige FINE ART TEXTURED, 220g/m2, in museum quality with 100-year color durability guarantee. Manually signed and numbered by authors, with certificate of originality included. The white margins around the print allow easy framing. In this limited edition of Fine Art Print, we guarantee a maximum of 100 pieces of one artwork. Choice of 4 dimensions, prices shown only for the first 40 reproductions.



“Parta” of young woman of Dobra Niva is composed of crown hardened by cardboard sewn by white stripe on top of parta precisely on back top was placed wreath. On backs were wide red stripes. On sides joined by thin black stripes which were symbols of brides sadness. Top wreath was made of small pearls and wax flowers and leaves. “Parta” was worn in village till 30s of last century and then was replaced by flower wreath. The last original “parta” is placed in Slovak national museum in city of Martin. In early 20th century start to dominate embroidery by cross style technique in black colour. Rich pattern of embroidery in paintings backround came from “odiecka” (type of pinafore) which was part of wedding dress. Bird pattern- soul´s symbol used on model´s face suppose to represent girl growing into mature woman.