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Current Location:
Glenn A. Niemeyer Honors Hall -> 1st Floor (HON)
Location Notes:
HON; Academic, 1st fl., Suite 120

Three Turbans

Artwork
Medium:
Giclée of Paint on Manuscript Page (Original is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Date:
2008
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15 in Width: 9.75 in
Description:
Rectangular painting on old manuscript page with writing; large, intricate red stamp at top. Painting depicts three patterned turbans (one red and yellow, one red with pattern, one mulitcolored) that are "unraveled" against light blue background.
Historical Context:
Babulal Marotia is an Indian painter that specializes in the creation of miniature paintings. Using rare ingredients, semi-precious stones as pigments, and 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.