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Hand-painted "Tholu Bommalata Art" Wall Lamp - Peacock

National Awardee S Chithambara Rao from Andhra Pradesh

Hand-painted "Tholu Bommalata Art" Wall Lamp - Peacock

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A hand-painted wall lamp made of goat leather depicting a peacock. In Hindu mythology, peacock is associated with Goddess Saraswati who represents patience, knowledge and art.

  • Package Content : 1 Wall Lamp 
 Size of Lamp  18.7 cm x 14.5 cm x 20.5 cm
 Weight of Product  220 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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