Exuberant Celebration Art

Phad Painting,

India

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A picture can tell a thousand stories, and the same is true of this Phad painting. From the culturally rich and diverse land of Rajasthan comes the art form of Phad, which depicts the life of the ancient deity, Pabuji, in an inventive manner. A courtyard, brimming with people, celebrating Pabuji comes alive on canvas here. Give your artistic walls a touch of rustic narrative in the form of this painting which is sure to be the cynosure of all eyes.

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  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

Phad scrolls date back approximately to thousand hundred years. It is believed to have been first commissioned by Chochu Bhat, a devotee of Lord Devnarayana and chronological mentor of Devnarayan's clan.

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    The artist prepares a mixture of wheat/rice flour and boils it with water till it turns in a thick fine paste. He then applies the paste of boiled wheat/rice flour and gum on the cloth. The cloth is stretched and dried well in hard sunlight. The cloth is then rubbed with a stone device (Mohra) to make it smooth and shining. The cloth is now ready and works as well as canvas.The artist prepares his paints from gum, powdered earthen colors, water and indigo. They keep a grinding stone on which the...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 48
    Width: 44
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):1425.0000
    Craft : Phad Painting
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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