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Krishna Dashavtar Tussar Pattachitra Painting


Description :

Patachitra or Pattachitra is a general term for traditional, cloth-based scroll painting, based in the eastern Indian states of Odisha and West Bengal. Patachitra artform is known for its intricate details as well as mythological narratives and folktales inscribed in it. Pattachitra is one of the ancient artworks of Odisha, originally created for ritual use and as souvenirs for pilgrims to Puri, as well as other temples in Odisha.

Product Specification:

Material : 100% natural materials – Tassar silk fabrics, Crushed stone colours and natural glue

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SKU: PA#1255TP1720219 - 2 Categories: ,

KrIshna Dasavtar Patta Tassar Painitng.

These are exotic ancient painting on tussar (silk) which is a natural fabric or on hand made canvas (Patta). As a religion art form it evolved from the temple rituals, more specifically from the temple of Jagannath at Puri and else where in Orissa. These paintings potray a large variety of themes, from religious and mythical stories to exotic and raga (musical) narratives.



Weight 0.300 kg
Dimensions 23 × 46 in
Utkalika (OSCHC Ltd.) was established in the year 1959 and operates under the administrative control of the Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts Dept, Government of Odisha.