Matisse Blue Wall Scroll

Patachitra,

India

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The recurring identical floral pattern on this wall hanging is a mnemonic that has been passed down through generations, and now it finds a place of honour in your home. Handcrafted in Raghurajpur, Odisha, this traditional art form, called Pattachitra, finds inspiration in Indian mythology, and here pays homage to Lord Jagannath, the presiding deity of the state.

₹24,900
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  • Heritage
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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: 106
    Width: 149
    Height: 2.5
    Weight(gm):6720.0000
    Craft : Patachitra
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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