Related Objects
Current Location:
Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons -> 3rd Floor (LIB)
Location Notes:
LIB; 3rd fl., Bridge to Book Area across from Stairway to 4th fl, left of Reading Garden

Bird with Peacock and Flower Border

Artwork
Identifier:
2012.36.21a
Artist:
Babulal Marotia
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée (Original GVSU Permanent Collection)
Date:
2012
Dimensions:
Artworks -
Description:
Center image of blue/green bird perched upon a branch against cream background. Blue/pink border followed by large pink border decorated with small blue peacocks and flowers.
Historical Context:
Babulal Marotia is an Indian painter that specializes in the creation of miniature paintings. Using rare ingredients and semi-precious stones as pigments, along with precise skill, he recreates paintings that stunningly resemble those of India's bygone era. His work has been shown and awarded in the United States and internationally.