Indian Folk Art Paintings

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$10.00 USD - $1,000.00 USD

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Nataraj shiva - Kalamkari Painting
  • Product Code :2315
  • Material :Cotton cloth
  • Size :44" x 36"

The beautiful Kalamkari painting depicts the Lord Shiva in His Nataraj form. One of the Trinity Gods in Hinduism, the other two being Lord Brahma and Vishnu, Lord Shiva is the master of dance. Nataraj Shiva represents the rhythmic motion of life. Here the Lord is shown dancing over the dwarf that represents ignorance. Kalamkari is one of the most popular folk paintings and the painter needs to have deep knowledge of lines and pattern.

Specification Product Code :2315 Material :Cotton cloth Size :44" x 36" Description The beautiful Kalamkari...
$74.00 USD $66.60 USD
Loving Birds - Folk Art Gond Panting
  • Product Code :B6533 Material :Ink on paper , signed by artist Size :10" H x 14" W
Specification Product Code :B6533 Material :Ink on paper , signed by artist Size :10" H...
$40.00 USD $36.00 USD
The Bird Couple - Ink on Paper 14"
  • Product Code :4218
  • Material :Ink on Paper, signed by artist
  • Size :14"h x 10"w
  • Weight :30 gm. Approx.
Specification Product Code :4218 Material :Ink on Paper, signed by artist Size :14"h x 10"w...
$45.00 USD $40.50 USD
Birds
  • Product Code :B6543
  • Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist
  • Size :14" H x 10" W
  • Weight :30 gm. Approx.

In this beautiful Gond painting water colours on paper are nicely used to create a resplendent effect. The painting is also being signed by the artist. Birds are symbol of freedom, of peace and prosperity. Here birds are nicely painted using variegated colours. Simplicity with perfect makes the masterpiece a treasure to store forever. Gond paintings done on village mud walls use colours derived from charcoal, colored soil, plant sap, leaves, and cow dung and can last up to 20 years. The basic character of Gond panting is the simplicity of the ideas and their representation of the day-to-day life of rural people. Today, paintings for sale are usually done on canvas and paper, craftmark has outlined the Gond painting process on canvas and paper here.

Specification Product Code :B6543 Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist Size :14" H...
$45.00 USD $40.50 USD
Birds Resting under Tree - Gond Tribal Art Painting
  • Product Code :B6514
  • Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist
  • Size :22" H x 15" W
  • Weight :70 gm.
Specification Product Code :B6514 Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist Size :22" H...
$70.00 USD $63.00 USD
Mother Goddess Kali - Madhubani Painting on Handmade Paper 30'
  • Product Code :4045
  • Material :Cow dung treated handmade paper
  • Size :30"H x 22"W
    Specification Product Code :4045 Material :Cow dung treated handmade paper Size :30"H x 22"W Description...
    $130.00 USD $117.00 USD
    Kali - The Protector Form of Mother Goddess
    • Product Code :1358
    • Material :Handmade Paper treated with Cow Dung
    • Size :30" x 11"

    The ferocious form of Goddess Kali is given a nice depiction in the Madhubani painting with the Goddess holding a beheaded figure of a human being. Her five heads are nice painted black and she is wearing garlands of human skulls and is painted trampling over the sleeping figure of Lord Shiva. A number of floral designs make the painting even more beautiful.

    Specification Product Code :1358 Material :Handmade Paper treated with Cow Dung Size :30" x 11"...
    $52.00 USD $46.80 USD
    When Krishna Stole Butter - Patachitra Painting 12"
    • Product Code :731
    • Material :Tussar silk
    • Size :12" x 18" (painted Area)

      Lord Krishna in his childhood used to be very naughty like hundreds other children. He had a strong liking for butter. He along with his friends used to steal butter because of his strong liking for the milk-product. But despite this all the Gopis in Vraj (place in India where Krishna grew up) loved him. It is said that Krishna would steal the butter, that the Gopis would prepare. The Gopis would keep complaining to Yashoda (Krishna's foster mother) that Krishna steals their butter and breaks their urns full of water. One day Yashoda got very angry with Krishna and ran after him. But she could not catch him. You know why? Because while she was running after Krishna, his back was towards her. And the back stands for all the wrong things. So that means that if you are running after the wrong things in life, you will not be able to catch Krishna.

      Specification Product Code :731 Material :Tussar silk Size :12" x 18" (painted Area) Description Lord...
      $75.00 USD $67.50 USD
      Ashtabhuja Ganesh
      • Product Code :5449
      • Material :Folk Art Paata Painting on Tussar Silk Fabric
      • Size :44"H x 29.50"W
      Specification Product Code :5449 Material :Folk Art Paata Painting on Tussar Silk Fabric Size :44"H...
      $230.00 USD $207.00 USD
      Benevolent Lord Gopala
      • Product Code :5437
      • Material :Folk Art Paata Painting on Patti (cotton and paper togather)
      • Size :13"H x 19"

      In this folk art Paata Painting on Patti (cotton and paper togather), Lord Krishna is nicely depicted playing his immortal tune in his flute even as two gopis taking care of the Lord. Whereas one lady is fanning him the other is offering him sweets. The iconic figure of the Lord is painted blue and even the cow is painted minutely. The borders of the painted are painted smartly with some spectacular floral designs.


      Pata is a traditional painting of Odisha and is based on Hindu mythology and specially inspired by Jagannath and Vaishnava cult. All colours used in the paintings are natural and paintings are made fully old traditional way by Chitrakaras (Oriya painter). Pattachitra style of painting is one of the oldest and most popular art forms of Odisha. The term Pattachitra has evolved from the Sanskrit words patta, meaning canvas, and chitra, meaning picture. Pattachitra is thus a painting done on canvas, and is manifested by rich colourful application, creative motifs and designs, and portrayal of simple themes, mostly mythological in depiction. The painting the 'pattachitra' resemble the old murals of Odisha especially religious centres of Puri, Konark and Bhubaneshwar region, dating back to the 5th century BC. The hub of this genre of artwork is in and around Puri, especially in the village of Raghurajpur

      Specification Product Code :5437 Material :Folk Art Paata Painting on Patti (cotton and paper togather)...
      $75.00 USD $67.50 USD
      Shri Ram Darbar - Cotton Kalamkari Painting 87"
      • Product Code :4081
      • Material :Cotton Cloth
      • Size :87" x 50"

      The beautiful Kalamkari painting depicts the royal court of Ayodhya in a most detailed and minute manner. Ram, Sita, Laxman, and others are given a refine treatment. Kalmakari is an ancient and exquisite art work of painted and printed fabrics and it (Kalamkari) literally means a pen work. This art genre is hand-painted and block-printed and here vegetable dyes are applied in abundance. No artificial or chemical colours are used in such paintings. With a glorious history of more than 3000 years behind this genre, Kalamkari art has evolved over time and this legacy has been handed down from generation to generation. This genre of painting goes through a vigorous process of resist dyeing and hand printing.

      Specification Product Code :4081 Material :Cotton Cloth Size :87" x 50" Description The beautiful Kalamkari...
      $190.00 USD $171.00 USD
      Shesh Shayi Vishnu
      • Product Code :1848
      • Material :Cotton cloth
      • Size :45" x 40"

      A symbol of love and affection, the beautiful Kalamkari painting of Lord Vishnu and his consort Lakshmi is being given a refine and detail treatment. The enhancing effulgence of colours and the characters that emerge on cotton fabric, help create a resplendent spread. Kalamkari painting is unique in its use of colour as a medium to depict mythological characters. Kalamkari has a glorious history. The popularity of this exquisite form of art crossed the shores of the country during the 17th and 18th centuries. Kalahasti and Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh, the nerve centres of this art continue to be beehives of Kalamkari activity. Kalamkari colours are made from vegetable dyes and no chemicals are used whatsoever. In addition to themes from the epics, Kalamkari leitmotifs comprise different forms of the lotus flower, the carwheel, parrots, an interlacing pattern of leaves and flowers.

      Specification Product Code :1848 Material :Cotton cloth Size :45" x 40" Description A symbol of...
      $90.00 USD $81.00 USD
      Goddess Gajalaxmi - Kalamkari Cotton Painting
      • Product Code :1773
      • Material :Cotton
      • Size :46" x 39"

      The gracefulness and rich feminine beauty is manifest in the Kalamkari painting that depicts the goddess of wealth and prosperity being surrounded by two elephants. She is seated on a lotus, the symbol of purity. The spectacular painting has some exquisite designs on it and the beautiful pattern of colours add some sparks to the work. Centred on Kalahasti region of Andhra Pradesh, this type of painting is characterized by strong colour pattern and lines.

      Specification Product Code :1773 Material :Cotton Size :46" x 39" Description The gracefulness and rich...
      $75.00 USD $67.50 USD
      Warli Painting 'Dancing Women'
      • Product Code :5139
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :14.75"h x 10.75"w
      Specification Product Code :5139 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :14.75"h...
      $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
      Warli Village Scene
      • Product Code :5132
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :13.25" h x 16.25"w

      In this spectacular Warli painting, a perfect setting of a Warli tribal village is painted. The painting is so vivid that it takes you close to the village, it acquaints you with the simplicity of the Warli people their lifestyle and way of life. Here natural dyes and water colours on handmade paper are nicely used to give a resplendent effect to the natural painting. One of the most ancient genres of Indian paintings, this type of tribal paintings shows the simple life style of the Warli tribes in Maharashtra. Major economic preoccupation of the tribal people, their 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 colour is used on a red earthen background.

      Specification Product Code :5132 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :13.25"...
      $57.00 USD $51.30 USD
      Warli Painting 'Rhythm'
      • Product Code :5131
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :13.25"h x 16.25"w
      Specification Product Code :5131 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :13.25"h...
      $57.00 USD $51.30 USD
      The Country Side - Warli Tribe Painting
      • Product Code :5110
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :18.50"h x 6.50"w

      In this beautiful Warli painting, the countryside of the tribal populace is given a refine and prolific touch. The main characteristic of such kind of painting is that the artists don't use any chemical colours. Natural dyes and water colours are used in abundance on handmade paper to create a resplendent spread on the overall painting. One of the most ancient genres of Indian paintings, this type of tribal paintings depicts the simplicity 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. Here the womenfolk are going to their fields, they are carrying foodstuff on their heads, some are carrying the products in their carts. Some are working at their homes. Cows and other animals are grazing in the fields. Overall a simple life of a village is painted and it takes you right into the village setting. At the bottom of the painting, a tram is also nicely painted depicting the advent of modernism in the life of the Warli people. The characteristic feature 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 colour is used on a red earthen background.

      Specification Product Code :5110 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :18.50"h...
      $47.00 USD $42.30 USD
      Warli People Painting
      • Product Code :5105
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :4.75"h x 20.75"w
      Specification Product Code :5105 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :4.75"h...
      $41.00 USD $36.90 USD
      A Warli Painting of India
      • Product Code :5140
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :10.75"h x 14.75"w
      Specification Product Code :5140 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :10.75"h...
      $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
      Marriage Procession in Warli Village
      • Product Code :5138
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :14.50"h x 10.50"w
      Specification Product Code :5138 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :14.50"h...
      $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
      Handmade Warli Painting
      • Product Code :5136
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :14.75"h x 10.75"w
      Specification Product Code :5136 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :14.75"h...
      $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
      'Busy Day' Painting on Handmade Paper
      • Product Code :5135
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :10.75"h x 14.75"w
      Specification Product Code :5135 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :10.75"h...
      $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
      Daily Life Warli Painting
      • Product Code :5134
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :16.25"h x 13.25"w
      Specification Product Code :5134 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :16.25"h...
      $57.00 USD $51.30 USD
      Marriage Celebration - Warli Painting
      • Product Code :5133
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :16.25"h x 13.25"w
      Specification Product Code :5133 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :16.25"h...
      $57.00 USD $51.30 USD
      Handmade Warli Painting
      • Product Code :5111
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :6.50"h x 18.50"w

      In this spectacular handmade Warli painting, natural dyes and water Colours are nicely used on handmade paper. Natureal motiffs, spectacular human chain, a village life gets a vivid depiction in this beautiful painting. 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.

      Specification Product Code :5111 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :6.50"h...
      $47.00 USD $42.30 USD
      Dance of Warli People - Warli Painting
      • Product Code :5109
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :6.50"h x 18.50"w

      In this beautiful Warli painting, the people are enjoying their life full throttle. They are making a human chain and local musical instruments are being nicely played. Houses are being depicted and people are also working at home. One woman is even driving the cart back home from the field. Overall a simple life is very much here inviting the onlookers to a new setting of rural life. Trees form a major part of Warli motif. The simplicity of the tribal populace, their closeness to nature — are all depicted in their paintings. One of the most ancient genres of Indian paintings, this type of tribal paintings depicts the simplicity 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.

      Specification Product Code :5109 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :6.50"h...
      $47.00 USD $42.30 USD
      'A Day in Warli' Tribal Art Painting
      • Product Code :5099
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :21.50"h x 7.50"w
      Specification Product Code :5099 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :21.50"h...
      $54.00 USD $48.60 USD
      Marriage Procession - Warli Art Painting
      • Product Code :5097
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :11"h x 30"w

      Like in any other society, marriage constitutes one of the most significant events of the Warli people. 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 and it speaks a lot about their life, thought patterns, religious beliefs to name a few.

      Specification Product Code :5097 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :11"h...
      $84.00 USD $75.60 USD
      Harvest Season in Warli
      • Product Code :5092
      • Material :water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size :15"h x 20.50"w

      This entire painting is showing various activity of village. Women are seen cooking food, carrying bunch of grass on their heads, woman taking care of her child, kids playing.Their is a farmer plowing the field and his wife helping him.

      Specification Product Code :5092 Material :water Colors on handmade paper Size :15"h x 20.50"w Description...
      $72.00 USD $64.80 USD
      Let's Dance Let's Work 22"
      • Product Code :839
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size : 22" x 30"

      The easygoing life in a rural setting, the spirit of rejoicing of the rural folks has been treated in the painting in a colourful manner. The long human figures have been painted black and white to give an attractive appearance to the painting. The paddy fields, animals, the daily works of the people all have been painted in a quite balanced manner. Whereas some people are busy catching fishes in the river, others are cooking in the kitchens; yet some other people are drawing water for household purposes. Some are pulling the bullock carts.

      Specification Product Code :839 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :...
      $126.00 USD $113.40 USD
      O Mother - Our World Is On Your Lap 21.60"
      • Product Code :835
      • Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper
      • Size : 21.60" x 29.60"

        The Warli painting depicts the serene beauty of an Indian village in a most artistic manner. The long chain of human figures has been painted using natural dyes to give the painting an attractive look. Whereas some people are busy in the paddy fields, some others are working in the kitchen. Yet other people are busy chatting with each other and others are pulling the bullock carts. Village life is full of revelry and merriment and the painting has been a testimony of that gaiety.

        Specification Product Code :835 Material :Natural dyes and water Colors on handmade paper Size :...
        $126.00 USD $113.40 USD
        Untitled Folk Art Gond Painting
        • Product Code :9889
        • Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist
        • Size :14" H x 10" W
        • Weight :30 gm. Approx.
          Specification Product Code :9889 Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist Size :14" H...
          $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
          Woman Grinding Grain
          • Product Code :9876
          • Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist
          • Size :14" H x 10" W
          • Weight :30 gm. Approx.
          Specification Product Code :9876 Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist Size :14" H...
          $45.00 USD $40.50 USD
          Woman Grinding Spices for Meal
          • Product Code :9875
          • Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist
          • Size :14" H x 10" W
          • Weight :30 gm. Approx.
          Specification Product Code :9875 Material :Water colors on paper, signed by artist Size :14" H...
          $45.00 USD $40.50 USD