Related Objects
Current Location:
Cabinet G -> Drawer 08 (G)
Location Notes:
PDC; Cabinet G; Drawer 08

The Art of India ➔ Peacock on Gold

Artwork
Medium:
Paint on Paper
Date:
circa 2008
Dimensions:
Artworks;Frames - Height: 14.75 in;24" Width: 11.25 in;20"
Description:
Image of fanning peacock standing behind pond, pond contains floating red and white flowers. Thick red border with gold plant accents. Gold background.
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.