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Kalighat Painting 'Tribal Dance' by Putul Chitrakar- West Bengal

Rs. 66,074.00

Patua Scroll - Oriental Kalighat Patachitra Art SIZE- 108"x 28" (inches)MEDIUM- Natural Colors (extracted from fruits, vegetables and flowers)ARTIST- Putul Chitrakar (Master Artisan) ABOUT THE PAINTING-Patuas practice the ancient folk art of painting patachitra or scrolls. The Patua community of West Bengal has practised the ancient craft of patachitra since the 13th Century. The traditional painters would wander from village to village, entertaining and educating village folks. They would unroll each hand-painted scroll, frame by frame, and sing pater gaan or narrative songs that they had composed themselves. This is an original art piece and not a print.CRAFT HERITAGE- Chitrataru Cluster GI tagged 2018. This is an original art piece and not a print. The frame is not part of the sold item. The song video will be sent to separately via email upon purchase of this artwork.Shipping and Delivery:Domestic:- 10-14 DaysInternational - 20-25 days