Costa del Sol Indic Art

Patachitra,

India

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Every artwork tells a story. And this couldn't be truer of this Pattachitra painting. Every panel has an Indian mythological significance and it recounts historical tales of valour. Bring home this traditional art mnemonic into your home and watch it recreate more stories with the admiration of your guests. Native to Raghurajpur, Odisha, this ancient art has been passed down through generations before making its way to you.

₹16,200
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  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

Pattachitra resemble the old murals of Odisha dating back to the 5th century BC. The origin of paintings is traced to a moving legend in the Chitralakshana, the earliest known treatise on painting.

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    Prepping the Canvas:The process of painting Patachitra begins with the preparation of canvas (pata). Traditionally, cotton canvas was used; now, both cotton and silk canvas are used for paintings. They use old used sarees or cotton cloth for making canvas, as it is much softer and free from starch unlike the new cotton from the mill. Processing of cotton canvas is a tedious task which starts from dipping of cotton in a solution of crushed imli seeds and water for 4-5 days.The cloth is then taken...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 144.5
    Width: 99.5
    Height: 4
    Weight(gm):5760.0000
    Craft : Patachitra
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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