Indian Kalamkari Painting - Birds on a Black Background
A hand painted kalamkari temple painting from south India of birds on a black background.
This Indian painting is in the Srikalahasti Kalamkari style, a temple hanging traditional to Andhra Pradesh, South India. The word is derived from the Persian words kalam (pen) and kari (craftmanship), meaning drawing with a pen.
This stunning freehand depiction of birds and flora, with a decorative border, is highly detailed. A rich, warm red pigment enhances the black line drawing.
Dimensions: approx 45x55cm