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In this fluid portrait, Ghanaian artist Alex Mensah depicts a young African girl hard at work. She is helping her mother by cracking the shells of palm nuts for the preparation of cooking oil. The artist renders the expressive composition in both acrylic paint and also 'aciduro', a pigment made locally from nails.