The Fish Trail Painting

Madhubani Painting,

India

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An art tracing its origins in the enchanting regions of North India and Nepal, Madhubani paintings depict the beauty, culture, and the way of life of the people of those places in mystical ways. With magical fish motifs inspired by aquatic life and gentle colours, Madhubani paintings make an ideal gift for those with an artistic soul.

₹2,500
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  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

A 2500-year-old folk art, the history of Madhubani paintings is said to date back to the time of Ramayana, when king Janaka asked an artist to capture his daughter Sita:s wedding to prince Rama.

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    The brush used for Madhubani paintings of Bihar was made of cotton, wrapped around a bamboo stick. The artists prepare the colors that are used for the paintings. Black color is made by adding soot to cow dung; yellow from combining turmeric (or pollen or lime) with the milk of banyan leaves; blue from indigo; red from the kusam flower juice or red sandalwood; green from the leaves of the wood apple tree; white from rice powder and orange from palasha flowers. There is no shading in the applicat...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 33
    Width: 20.5
    Height: 3
    TypeOfMaterial:Handmade paper, Poster Colour
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