Bengal Art Series Santhal Tribe VII Patua Painting Folk Art

Bengal art series Santhal Patua folk art
Patachitra is an ancient art form of Bengal.

Patuas paint visual stories serially in frames on long scrolls of cloth. They sing the story while unfurling the scrolls. Patua paintings can be viewed as an early precursor of modern day animation.

This art form is appreciated by art lovers from all around the world for its effortless style of drawing, colours, lines and space usage. The pictures are awe inspiring tales that range from mundane to the sublime.

Patuas use natural colours which they procure from various trees, flowers, leaves , clay, grains etc.

Great wall art deco and an ideal gift option too!

Specifications

Bengal Patachitra art.
Santhal Tribal painting.
Handcrafted and Handmade .
13.5″ x 7″
Art created on paper.
Subtle differences may occur between the actual piece and the photograph.
The art will come to you, unframed.
Click on the pic for an optimal view.
It will be either rolled and packed in a tube, or packed flat, whichever suitable.

800.00

Quantity