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Current Location:
Cabinet G -> Drawer 07 (G)
Location Notes:
PDC; Cabinet G; Drawer 07

The Art of India ➔ Procession at the Palace

Artwork
Medium:
Paint on Manuscript Page
Dimensions:
Artworks;Frames - Height: 15 in;24" Width: 9.75 in;20"
Note: Matte
Description:
A painting of a large white palace with a blue sky near bottom of old manuscript page with writing and large intricate stamp at the top. The painting shows many people in front of a palace, some on elephants and some on horses. There are three umbrellas in the crowd.
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.