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  A farmer knits bamboo basket in a rural area of Tay Ninh province, southern Vietnam. One basket is completed in about 2 hours and can be sold for 30,000 VND (about 1,3 USD). This is a traditional craft work of elderly in Mekong Delta on free time after the crop, it helps people in the area ensure the sustainability of their livelihood.

This photo was published on National Geographic Your Shot – Mar 26, 2018

An alluring fine-art print for sale captures the essence of rural life in Tay Ninh province, southern Vietnam. The photograph unfolds a scene where a dedicated farmer skillfully knits a bamboo basket, weaving tales of tradition and craftsmanship. In the heart of Mekong Delta, this timeless image not only showcases the intricate artistry but also reveals the symbiotic relationship between the craft and the livelihood of the locals.

The photograph portrays the diligence of the elderly, engaging in this traditional craft during their free time after the harvest season. Each bamboo basket, meticulously crafted in approximately two hours, becomes a testament to the dedication of these artisans. The significance of their work goes beyond mere aesthetics, as these handmade creations contribute to the sustainability of the community’s livelihood.

The rustic charm of the rural setting is palpable in the print, transporting viewers to the heart of the Mekong Delta. The subtle hues and natural textures evoke a sense of authenticity, inviting observers to connect with the cultural richness embedded in every frame. As the farmer weaves the threads of tradition, the photograph becomes a window into a world where craftsmanship and heritage intertwine seamlessly.

This fine-art print not only showcases the visual beauty of the craft but also invites contemplation on the profound connection between tradition, community, and sustenance. It serves as a poignant reminder of the stories woven into the fabric of daily life, inviting art enthusiasts to appreciate the depth and significance captured in this captivating portrayal of rural existence.

CERTIFIED DELIVERY

All items will be dispatched utilizing reputable international shipping carriers, incorporating tracking whenever feasible. In the unlikely event that an item is lost or sustains damage during the delivery process, we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement copy.

DAMAGE REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

Our comprehensive lifetime damage replacement guarantee ensures that in the event of any damage to your photograph, you may reach out to us, and we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement. Please note that the customer bears responsibility for any associated shipping fees.

CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

Every fine art photograph is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, duly signed by Tran Tuan Viet.