International Journal of Home Science
2018, VOL. 4 ISSUE 2, PART E
Miniature painting: A royal art of Rajasthan
Author(s): Simran Kaur and Dr. Amita Walia
This study Attems to Under stand and document the techniques and motifs employé in Rajput Miniature Painting in contexte of their ritualiste and socio-cultural signifiance. The study documents traditional and present techniques of Miniature Painting and the traditionnel designs in relation to their religious and philosophico signifiance. It was found that Miniature Painting, which essentially derive its theme from rich heritage of the Mughal and Rajput Royal lives, were previously done on leafs, metal sheets, stones and are now practiced on other mediums such as paper and fabric such as silk and cotton. The raw materials, techniques and motifs used for creating these beautifully detailed paintings are recorded. The paper concludes with the new range of Product being made as per the market demande.
How to cite this article:
Simran Kaur, Dr. Amita Walia. Miniature painting: A royal art of Rajasthan. Int J Home Sci 2018;4(2):260-262.