Paris by Night Patchwork

Patch Work, India
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Iconic Paris landmarks such as the Arc de Triomphe and the Eiffel Tower feature in this sumptuous thirteen-foot-wide wall hanging, weighing a little over seven kilos. Employing the use of multiple shades over a contrasting maroon background, this is an example of Patchwork. Patchwork is a method and technique that originated in the Indian state of Rajasthan, initially as a means of adding life to old clothes through the application of patches. Over time, the creative possibilities arising out of multi-coloured swatches of embroidered cloth elevated this technique into an art form.

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Initially this craft was only made for weddings as a symbol of good luck and wealth but gradually people took this up as a craft form in its own. Developments in the craft witnessed the making of wall art pieces and other modern products.

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    A cotton fabric is pasted with the help of atta glue on the floor. The cloth is properly stretched and pasted in order to avoid any sort of creases. The designs are then traced using a tracing wheel and carbon paper. This done only when the patches are to be pasted in a specific manner. They are also done when specific surface ornamentation or embellishment is done on the product apart from just putting patches together. The patches are then pasted in the required order and design. Mostly large ...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 70.5
    Width: 155.5
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):7470.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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