K'hor woman

Colombe  Cambourne

Manly Vale, Australia

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From a photograph by Ly Hoang Long.
Faber Castell soft pastels and Derwent & Stabilo Pastels pencils on Colourfix paper in aubergine colour. A4

A custom from last century among Vietnam’s Daknong Province K’hor people, was to stretch their ear lobes as long as possible. This effect woult take years to achieve. Today there are only a few people left with stretched ears, most of them are aged in their 90’s


D’après une photo de Ly Hoang Long.
Pastels sur papier Colourfix couleur aubergine. A4

Une coutume pratiquée par les K’hor, de la Province Dakong au Vietnam, était de s’étirer le lobe des oreilles pour les allonger le plus possible. Ce résultat a demandé des années. Aujourd’hui il reste peu de personnes avec les oreilles étirées, la plupart ont plus de 90 ans.

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