The Charcoal Bloom Art

Kobar Painting,

India

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A floral pattern covers this Kobar style canvas painting that is native to Jharkhand. A glorious tribute to the beauty of nature, this art form traces its origins to 10,000-4000 BCE. A few cave walls in Hazaribagh still display paintings of the ancient art form. Bring home this painting, and you bring home a small part of India's heritage into your home, to be enjoyed by you and your guests.

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  • Contemporary

These paintings were done in caves and shifted to mud walls of people in Hazaribagh. Hence, continuing since ancient times, dating back 10,000 : 4,000 BCE.

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    The tribals coat the wall with a layer of white mud.While the layer is still wet, they scrape with their fingertips on it. The designs that they draw out may range from flowers and fruits to various other designs inspired from nature.The cow dung which has earlier used to cake the walls of the house are used to add to the colour of the designs of Kobar Art. In this way the dark outline thus scraped on the walls is clearly visible due to the contrasting white mud coat previously applied on the wa...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 76
    Width: 96
    Height: 6
    TypeOfMaterial:Handmade Paper, Mud and Glue, Charcoal colours
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