‘The Dispersion of the Hala Tree by Madam Pele’ Wood Block Print by Dietrich Varez – 1979

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‘The Dispersion of the Hala Tree by Madam Pele’ Wood Block Print by Dietrich Varez – 1979

PRESENTING a Attractive big sized wood block print of &#8220The Dispersion of the Hala Tree by Madam Pele&#8221 by Dietrich Varez &#8211 1979. Signed by the artist.

Well acknowledged American/Hawaiian Artist, Dietrich Varez, in attractive authentic wooden body, from 1979.

Signed, dated and &#8216titled&#8217 by the artist, in pencil, on the ideal aspect border of the print.

Framed, matted and below glass.

Mr. Varez, passed absent in 2018, so his artwork will most unquestionably boost in benefit and significance.

Signed: DIETRICH VAREZ 1979.

Very COLLECTIBLE &#8230. excellent piece of decorative Hawaiian art!

Varez, Dietrich &#8211
In an era in which the good arts and crafts have turn into a large organization, Dietrich Varez remained an outstanding exception.
Dietrich arrived to Hawai‘i at age 8, when his mother married his stepfather Manuel Varez. After the war-torn Germany he’d recognised, it was enjoy at initial sight, and his romance with Hawai‘i grew. Shunning publicity and working in the easiest doable vogue with linoleum blocks, Varez continuously shaped his solid own expression of Hawai‘i. By mother nature a peaceful and retiring guy, he lived with his wife Linda (a noted painter) in a remote rain forest placing in close proximity to Volcano Village on the Major Island. Isolated by several miles of negative street, he was ready to maintain the tranquility he wished-for for his operate.
The Hawai‘i of old—when spirits inhabited just about every tree and stone, and gods walked the earth—was Dietrich’s inspiration. His perform boldly traces the adventures and passions of a cast of mythical people he carefully researched in legend. He lovingly and faithfully depicted Hawaiians training the arts, techniques and values of previous Hawai‘i. The Dietrich Varez catalog includes a wealth of information and could be called “Old Hawai‘i Illustrated”.
For quite a few many years, Dietrich worked as a bartender and did his artwork only in his off-hrs. At first he carved bas-reliefs and gave them away to good friends. “But,” he states, “that received out of hand, so I carved a woodcut and located I could print lots of copies.” In 1974, when the Volcano Artwork Centre Gallery very first put his prints on sale for $2 each and every and bought seven in the very first month, his existence as a full-time artist began. The gallery now carries 227 Varez prints and has marketed hundreds of hundreds of them.

Beloved artist Dietrich Varez passed away on August 14, 2018 at sunset to a stunning sunset similar to his unique paintings. His spirit will reside on via the numerous artworks he created in his life time.
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The Dispersion of the Hala Tree by Madam Pele Wood Block Print by Dietrich Varez &#8211 1979

Provenance: From a DFW (At first Los Angeles) Private Assortment.

Dimensions: 28.25 in x 23.5 in (Frame)

Issue: Pretty excellent.