ART: The Hippocrates by Artist Peter Engels Sold for 45,000 Euros
organic food company Noble-House and art collector paid
The Greek philosopher Hippocrates lived 400 years BC. Even in his era, he
urged people to stay healthy with natural, unrefined foods. He spoke the wise
words “Let food be your medicine”, the philosophy at Noble-House.
“What contemporary international artist can revive better a 2500 year old
character head than
studied the few remaining sculptures that were made of the ancient Greek
philosopher and brought him back to life on a large canvas. The penetrating
and breath-taking magnum opus is quite contemporary at the same time. The
painting actually conceals Hippocrates’ wise words. In Greek, obviously.
Noble-House’s organic brand Amanprana offers several primeurs, among
which extra virgin oils, (edible) cosmetics, coconut blossom sugar
(containing many anti-oxidants), cocoa (as a healthy and lean sports drink),
and exclusive matcha tea. If possible, these articles are all fair trade and
fair world. Amanprana stands for “serene vitality”, and so is their
communication: serene, useful, and artistic.
In the past,
appears in the international communication of Noble-House for their Amanprana
Gula Java coconut blossom sugar. In 1939, Gandhi claimed that coconut blossom
sugar could solve world poverty. As the coconut blossom juice quickly
ferments, the sugar needs to be prepared immediately on the spot, so local
people can benefit from it.
most striking way on canvas. In
Luciano Pavarotti weeks before his death. The portrait of
Currently, the Hippocrates masterpiece is in Nuremberg (
it gets a place of honour at the Noble-House stand during Biofach, the
world’s leading organic fair. Later, it will get its definitive spot at the
Noble-House premises. The painting will appear in the company’s international
brochure, printed at 250,000 copies and in 10 languages.
SOURCE Noble House NV