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Malay Bride - Tretchikoff Print

Malay Bride - Tretchikoff Print

Regular price R 15,000.00
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"Malay Bride" is a visually striking artwork that captures the grace and elegance of a Malay bride on her wedding day in the Cape. Against a background of rich yellow and golds and, this painting tells a story of cultural traditions, family, and the meticulous observance of wedding customs. The wedding day of a Malay bride in the Cape is a momentous occasion characterised by a profound attention to etiquette and tradition. This gathering is a time for joy, support, and the strengthening of family bonds. The Malay bride, the central figure in the painting, epitomises beauty and tradition on this special day. Her attire is of particular significance.

She is depicted wearing the traditional head-dress, a symbol of cultural identity and marital significance. This ornate and carefully crafted headpiece is a testament to the artistry and craftsmanship that goes into preparing for this momentous day. Tretchikoff's "Malay Bride" encapsulates the essence of tradition, beauty, and the importance of family and community in Malay wedding customs. The vivid colors, intricate details, and the bride's dignified presence make this artwork a celebration of cultural heritage and the enduring significance of such rituals. The painting serves as a beautiful tribute to the cultural richness of this momentous occasion.


We offer 5 standard sizes for each artwork, either as unframed or framed prints (behind glass). 

The standard sizes reflect the dimensions of entire print.

For framed prints - the frame sits just outside of above mentioned dimensions. 


The manufacturing process is all done by hand, and to order, and takes us 5-10 working days. You will be notified as soon as the courier collects the order.

Thereafter, shipping time is usually 2-3 working days within South Africa and approximately 10-14 working days outside of South Africa.

Material & Colour

This fine art print is printed with Epson Ultra chrome Ink on 270gsm LFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art Textured Silk Paper, and certified with our exclusive embossed trademark. Kindly note colours and tones viewed on your computer screen do not reflect the exact tone of the physical print.

Look out for Tretchikoff's Pigeon

A familiar figure in many of Tretchikoff’s works, the pigeon signified good fortune. Each one of our prints is certified with an embossed pigeon in its bottom right corner to ensure it is an authentic licensed print.

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