Two original artworks are available from the SELENČA painting – the 2/3 edition (80x120cm) and the 3/3 edition (60x90cm). Edition 1/3 is listed in a private collection. If you are interested, please do not hesitate to contact us for more information.
FINE ART PRINT
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.
Black colour of painting is based on wedding dress and represents a sadness for lea- ving family and her freedom. Old patterns which dominates whole painting were taken from needlework on man traditional clothes. After 2. world war floral patterns begins to appear. Wreath used to be worn firstly on last wedding proposals in church while they wear colourful folk dress and on wedding day bride was wearing a black folk dress. Traditional wedding wreath used to be composed of various parts. Bigger wreath was placed on head and tied to brides pigtails while smaller wreath decorated with green leaves was tied to brides chest right under beads. Under this wreath was placed scarf called “čakňáš” on which was pinned rosemary as symbol of virginity. Pigtail as symbol of maiden used to be covered with red sewed ribbons and on those usually pinned small wreath. On side of red ribbons were also pinned two small leaves with other ribbons called “obodze” which were crossed with another ribbon on bottom.