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Vanessa Bryant shares new artwork of Kobe Bryant and Gigi Bryant

Vanessa Bryant just received some new artwork to remember Kobe Bryant and Gigi Bryant by, courtesy of friends Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer.

The 38-year-old took to Instagram to share the artwork, which was a gift from Leroux and Dwyer, who are both professional MLS soccer players.

She also shared the note from the family that accompanied the stunning artwork that depicted Bryant’s late husband and daughter.

Artwork: Vanessa Bryant just received some new artwork to remember Kobe Bryant and Gigi Bryant by, courtesy of friends Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer

Art gift: The 38-year-old took to Instagram to share the artwork, which was a gift from Leroux and Dwyer, who are both professional MLS soccer players

Art gift: The 38-year-old took to Instagram to share the artwork, which was a gift from Leroux and Dwyer, who are both professional MLS soccer players

‘Thank you SO much @sydneyleroux @ddwyer14! Love you guys so much. Thank you, thank you!!!! I love it,’ Bryant began, adding the hashtags #2 #24 #mamba and #mambacita.

Vanessa clarified, ‘For those that don’t know, Gigi wore #2 as a soccer player since it’s @sydneyleroux’s number and Gigi kept her number as a baller.’

She added that Leroux has, ‘a #2 tattoo in Gigi’s jersey font to honor by baby,’ before closing her message with, ‘Love you @sydneyleroux’ and a heart emoji. 

Thanks: 'Thank you SO much @sydneyleroux @ddwyer14! Love you guys so much. Thank you, thank you!!!! I love it,' Bryant began, adding the hashtags #2 #24 #mamba and #mambacita

Thanks: ‘Thank you SO much @sydneyleroux @ddwyer14! Love you guys so much. Thank you, thank you!!!! I love it,’ Bryant began, adding the hashtags #2 #24 #mamba and #mambacita

The artwork features her husband Kobe pulling out his Los Angeles Lakers basketball jersey from his chest in triumph.

Vanessa’s daughter Gigi is also seen posing wearing her #2 jersey from the Mamba Academy.

Vanessa also shared the note Leroux and Dwyer sent which read, ‘To Vanessa, Natalie, Bianka, & Capri, We love you with all our hearts. A gift from us. We’re always here for you. Love always, Dominic, Sydney, Cassius & Roux.’

Mambacita: Vanessa's daughter Gigi is also seen posing wearing her #2 jersey from the Mamba Academy

Mambacita: Vanessa’s daughter Gigi is also seen posing wearing her #2 jersey from the Mamba Academy

Note: Vanessa also shared the note Leroux and Dwyer sent which read, 'To Vanessa, Natalie, Bianka, & Capri, We love you with all our hearts. A gift from us. We're always here for you. Love always, Dominic, Sydney, Cassius & Roux'

Note: Vanessa also shared the note Leroux and Dwyer sent which read, ‘To Vanessa, Natalie, Bianka, & Capri, We love you with all our hearts. A gift from us. We’re always here for you. Love always, Dominic, Sydney, Cassius & Roux’

The gift comes just days after Bryant and her children spent their first Father’s Day without their family patriarch.

Vanessa shared a family photo with Kobe and all four of his daughters, stating, ”Happy Father’s Day to the BEST daddy in the world.’

”We miss you so much. We love you forever and always. Love Nani, Gigi, BB, Koko and VB,’ along with the hashtags #BestOfTheBest and #GirlDad.

Father's Day: The gift comes just days after Bryant and her children spent their first Father's Day without their family patriarch

Father’s Day: The gift comes just days after Bryant and her children spent their first Father’s Day without their family patriarch

Kobe and Gigi Bryant passed away just over six months ago, when, on January 26, the helicopter they were traveling in crashed outside of Calabasas, California.

The cause of the crash has still not yet been determined at this time, though the post-mortem report that was recently released revealed that all nine passengers died instantly upon impact.

Kobe and Gigi were also with Alyssa Altobelli, John Altobelli, Keri Altobelli, Sarah Chester, Payton Chester, Christina Mauser and pilot Ara Zobayan when the helicopter crashed into a hill.

Family man: Kobe and Gigi Bryant passed away just over six months ago, when, on January 26, the helicopter they were traveling in crashed outside of Calabasas, California

Family man: Kobe and Gigi Bryant passed away just over six months ago, when, on January 26, the helicopter they were traveling in crashed outside of Calabasas, California

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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