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More of my Favourite Things - the Magical World of Gond Paintings

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More of my Favourite Things - the Magical World of Gond Paintings

Gond paintings are a wonderful insight into the extraordinary imagination and beliefs of these forest dwelling people in Central India.

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My Favourite Things - Indian Miniature Paintings

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My Favourite Things - Indian Miniature Paintings

Indian miniature paintings are among our popular products at the moment. We buy these from Mukesh, a fourth-generation painter, who sits and works in the traditional Rajasthani style in his small shop in the market street at Bundi, Rajasthan. One of our favourites depicts a beautiful green dress with gold embroidery on the bodice and red and silver tassels.

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Gond Drawing of a Magical Deer and a Bird

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Gond Drawing of a Magical Deer and a Bird

Gond folk art paintings seem to suggest that in the world of the Gond people all nature, all life, is interconnected. Their paintings create a magical world where people, animals and trees can all morph into one another. This drawing in black ink on thick ivory coloured paper measures 28x35cm. It features the side view of a deer with its head turned back to look at a bird sitting on its back. The bird is facing back away from the deer but its head is also turned to look at the face of the deer. Their faces are almost touching...

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