The Ceremony


M Emile
Oil On Canvas


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M Emile

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M. Emile was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. He joined the Centre d’Art in the 1950's, and is regarded as a primitive artist. His work is generally concerned with voodoo imagery and market scenes. He was encouraged to paint by Gerard Valcin and studied with M. Valcin and Madsen Mompremier..

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M. Emile "The Ceremony The painting depicts several mambos dancing during a voodoo ceremony. The mambos are dressed in white, holding a white handkerchief with a white turban over their heads. At the ceremony, the houngan or mambo—priest or priestess—sacrifices a sanctified chicken to the Loa. Participants then ask the spirits for advice or help with problems. More than half the requests are for health. The color white a symbol of purity, dominates the painting..


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The Ceremony

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M Emile "The Ceremony”

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