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Handpainted African Batiks

Handpainted in The Gambia, West Africa

These handpainted batiks are very special. They're created by Neneh Jallow, one of the most talented batik artists in The Gambia. 

Neneh paints each piece with up to five layers of wax, one for each subtle variation in colour, before dyeing and over dyeing in a progression of dye vats.

All fabrics are 100% cotton in a subtle Damask weave. 

Fabrics are 120 cm / 48 in wide, approximately.

Because of the 'all over' nature of the designs, these fabrics are only sold by the full length piece. Lengths vary between 2.50 metres to 3 metres 

Pieces are individually priced

 

Neneh Jallow batik artist The GambiaNeneh Jallow waxing another stunning batik: Bakau, The Gambia

Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£47.50FBN164
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£75.00FBN163
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN160
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£67.50FBN159
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£68.75FBN158
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN157
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN156
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN155
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN154
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN153
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN152
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN151
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£60.00FBN142
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£72.50FBN136
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN134
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£72.50FBN133
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£72.50FBN132
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£70.00FBN131
Neneh Handpainted Batik
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£64.00FBN125
 
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