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The Art of India ➔ Bird with Peacock and Flower Border

Artwork
Identifier:
2016.8.1
Artist:
Babu Lal Marotia
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée of Original. Paint on paper (Original is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 24 in Width: 18.25 in
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.