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Warli Women - set of 2 Paintings

Product code: TB1665

Availability: Out of stock

Product Size:  15.50" H x 5.50" W Each
Product Material:  Handmade Paper

Quick Overview:

Women are busy in their household chores. Some are working in kitchen, some are looking after their kids. Some are cooking at kitchen. One of the most ancient genres of Indian paintings, this type of tribal paintings depict the simple life style of the Warli tribes in Maharashtra. Major economic preoccupation of the tribal people, celebration, wedding, rituals and births are the main motifs of this genre of painting. The Warli art has a special characteristic of representing the humble life of the Warli tribe. The hallmark of Warli paintings is the use of geometric designs such as triangles, circles, squares, dots and crooked lines are used to depict human figures, animal figures, houses, crops etc. Warli art is known for its monochromatic depictions reflecting the folk life of socio-religious customs, imaginations and beliefs. Predominately white color is used on a red earthen background.