"USA Hair Cuts" African Barbershop Triptych For Sale
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"USA Hair Cuts" African Barbershop Triptych

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Swinging from trees or mounted to buildings, barbershop signs are fascinating examples of pop and Folk Art in 20th century Africa. Each sign was painted to take on the unique personality of the shop owner, expressing hair style options and the popular icons they emulate. This example is a triptych that references contemporary American culture of the time. In the lower left corner a razor boxes against the unruly hair of its subject, adding a comedic touch to entice passersby. Signed by the artist, Professor Justice, this sign promises customers the "Best of the Best.".

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1985
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 48 in. x W 92.75 in. x D 0.5 in.H 121.92 cm x W 235.59 cm x D 1.27 cm
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller Reference Number
    CAA1456
  • Reference Number
    LU820012544151
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