Holy Immortality Painting

Patachitra,

India

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A central panel pulls the eyes to the heart of the Pattachitra painting, slowly releasing them to explore the tales that surround it. Geometric patterns, typical of this art form, are filled with complex designs that have been passed down through generations. This design originates from Raghurajpur of Odisha, and it has been perfected through decades of creativity.

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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: 104
    Width: 78
    Height: 2.5
    TypeOfMaterial:Old cotton Fabric. Acrylic Paint
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