Solar Deities Cloth Art

Patachitra,

India

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Every Pattachitra painting has a central theme, surrounded by various mythological stories. The complex design only serves to heighten the viewing pleasure of an ancient art form that has been passed down through generations. Welcome this painting into your home and feel a connection with your heritage like never before.

₹24,800
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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: 127.5
    Width: 91
    Height: 2.5
    Weight(gm):8410.0000
    Craft : Patachitra
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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