Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> 2nd Floor - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; 2nd fl., Across from Rm. B-2-234

The Art of India ➔ Village Woman Being Carried in a Palki

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.034.1
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Vegetable Dye on Paper
Date:
2005
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11 in Width: 14.875 in
Description:
Two male figures carrying a female in a type of hand carriage.
Historical Context:
India has 35 states and union territories spread out over a vast country and each area has it's own distinct traditions and cultural identities. Each region has it's own style of art known as folk art. The folk art of India is colorful and speaks volumes about the history and culture of the region.