MADHUBANI DUPATTA - PALKI
MADHUBANI DUPATTA - PALKI
MADHUBANI DUPATTA - PALKI

MADHUBANI DUPATTA - PALKI

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 Mithila/Madhubani handpainted dupatta with Palki motif in center and dancing peacocks on border.

Intricately handpainted... painstakingly completed in 7 days time by an artist.

Fabric : Khadi Cotton/Silk with interwoven black border

Size: 2.45mts x 36"

Color : Beige base with multicolored painting and black interwoven border.

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Madhubani painting or Mithila painting is a style of Indian painting, practiced in Mithila region of Bihar state, India.

Madhubani painting tradition started when Raja Janak of of India (now Nepal) commissioned local artists to paint murals in his palace in preparations for the marriage of his daughter Sita to Lord Ram.

Painting is done with fingers, twigs, brushes, nib-pens, and matchsticks, using natural dyes and pigments, and is characterized by eye-catching geometrical patterns.