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Festival Folk Art Cotton Applique Wall Hanging

The sun shines brightly on an Andean fiesta. Known as Yunsa or Tumbamonte, this... more

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The sun shines brightly on an Andean fiesta. Known as Yunsa or Tumbamonte, this celebration usually takes place during carnival time. A tree is festooned with balloons, streamers and presents, and partygoers dance around the tree. Each one chops at the trunk with a hatchet until it falls, then everyone seizes the goodies from the branches.

María Uyauri creates the scene in intricate arpillería – embroidered appliqués of fabric cutouts hand-stitched to a background of cotton. Crafted in three dimensions, each figure is lavishly embroidered. A display rod can slip through an opening at the top of the wall hanging.

  • 0.20 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • 48 cm W x 43 cm H
  • 19" W x 17" H

  • 90% cotton, 10% acrylic
  • Dry clean only
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andes

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"Gorgeous Addition to my daughter's bedroom"

My daughter is fascinated with all the activity in this tapestry and the artistry is wonderful.

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"Charming Wall hanging"

This is a wonderful example of an authentic appliqued wall hanging. Very colorful and typical scene from a Peruvian village.

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Maria Uyauri

Meet the Artist
Maria Uyauri

Arpilleria (appliqué) art

Andes
19 artist reviews

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19 Testimonials for Maria Uyauri

Heaps of thanks Maria for this cute and fun-filled piece with the variety of farm produce and adorable little people against a scenic background!! It would surely be a treasure to be cherished and enjoyed for a long long time!!

Sian

I ordered a wall hanging recently, the detail and beauty of it astonished me. Its a gift for a friend, I'm sure she will treasure it.

Debaleena

Thank you Maria for the colorful and lovely wall hanging!
 
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