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Hand-painted "Tholu Bommalata Art" Table Lamp - Elephant

National Awardee S Chithambara Rao from Andhra Pradesh

Hand-painted "Tholu Bommalata Art" Table Lamp - Elephant

Rs. 2,399

A hand-painted lamp made of goat leather depicting an elephant. In Asian culture, an elephant is admired and worshiped for intelligence and strength.

  • Package Content : 1 Table Lamp 
 Size of Lamp  16 cm x 16 cm x 43.5 cm
 Weight of Product  411 g
 Material Used  Goat Leather


The Art:

The age old art of leather puppetry called “Tholu Bommalata”, whose literal translation is Art of Leather Shadows. This art has existed since 200BC and it derives its motifs from Hindu mythology. It was only under the royal patronage of Satavahanas, Pallavas, Challukyas & Kakatiyas that this art was revived.

The Artisan:

This is made by National Awardee artist S Chithambara Rao from Andhra Pradesh.

Product Note :This product is hand-painted / handcrafted by the artisans. Hence, there is a possibility of slight variations in colour or designs. The asymmetry present in handmade product makes it truly unique and beautiful.

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