Carpet and King With Bird
Medium:Giclée (Original is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Height: 15 in
Width: 9.25 in
A painting on an old manuscript page that has a hole in the center of the top half, various writing, and a large intricate stamp at the top. The painting depicts a man in a long, yellow robe printed with red animals; who is holding a large blue bird. The image is surrounded by floral-patterned borders.
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.