Fado Marceneiroby Paul Nelson-Esch Art
Our quality crafted Tote Bags are hand sewn in America using durable, yet lightweight, poly poplin fabric. All seams and stress points are double stitched for durability. Available in 13" x 13", 16" x 16" and 18" x 18" variations, the tote bags are washable, feature original artwork on both sides and a sturdy 1" wide cotton webbing strap for comfortably carrying over your shoulder.
ABOUT THE ART
Fado - A type of popular Portuguese song, usually with a melancholy theme and accompanied by mandolins or guitars.
The Original illustration is on A5 fine grain cartridge paper, 160g, acid free.
Pen and Ink.
Alfredo Rodrigues Duarte (February 25, 1891-June 26, 1982)
better known as Alfredo Marceneiro because of his original profession as a woodworker, (Portuguese marceneiro), was a Portuguese Fado singer, with a singular voice.
Marceneiro became a standard against which generations of fado singers are still measured today.
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