The Fish Trail Painting

Madhubani Painting,



Madhubani art is renowned for the techniques it uses to highlight the hidden beauty of nature. Take for example this beautiful example of a piscine motif arranged in a calming, predictable pattern. The colours do not jar or excite; rather, they calm and soothe. This piece of traditional art in gentle green, grey, and orange is waiting for the right art connoisseur to pick it up :will it be you:

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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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    Length: 33
    Width: 20.5
    Height: 3
    Type of Material:Handmade paper, Poster Colour
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