Colores de Ella - Original Prismacolor
by Amado Pena
This is an original work of art,
executed in Prismacolor and pencil, by Mestizo artist Amado Pena. Titled Colores de Ella (Colors of Her), this work shows
the rich colors often seen in Native American weavings and pottery. The work is signed by the artist in the lower left corner
of the image. (Prismacolor is a bright color palette medium similar to oil pastel.) From a series called "The Mestizo
The work is matted and mounted in a raised manner, giving it the effect of floating in the frame. The pale
violet matte contrasts well with the colors used in the image.
- Artist: Amado Pena
Title: Colores de Ella
- Year: 1998
- Medium: Original Prismacolor and Pencil on matte board
- Signature: Signed by the artist in pencil lower left
Center Image Size: 19-5/8 inches H (49.8 cm) x 25-1/2 inches W (64.8 cm)
Frame Size: 29 inches H (73.6 cm) x 35 inches W (88.9 cm)
The piece is framed in the original wooden frame used by the Pena Studios and is
covered in a UV-resistant acrylic cover. The piece was removed from the frame for inspection and is in excellent condition.
(We replaced the original glass with acrylic at that time.)
Price is $1,200 USD. (Bricks-and-mortar gallery pricing would
be $1,800-2,400 if you could find a piece from the Mestizo series such as this.) Free shipping on this piece to
North America. Please contact us for shipping to Europe. Insurance included in shipping. J
D Smith Fine Art will provide a Certificate of Authenticity for the piece. The original description label, information sheet,
and Mestizo Made label applied by the Pena Studies is still on the backing piece.