Divine Flute Player Art

Patachitra,

India

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The central black and white panel of this Pattachitra tells a story from Indian mytholoogy for anyone who will spare a moment. The surrounding area is replete with tales of mythological scenes which add to the charm of this traditional art form. Native to Raghurajpur in Odisha, the mnemonic has been passed down through generations, and today is ready to add to the appeal of your home.

₹11,900
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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: 83.5
    Width: 123
    Height: 4
    Weight(gm):5330.0000
    Craft : Patachitra
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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