is a land of rich cultural heritage - the Mysore Style of
traditional painting being one of them. This is an ancient
art dating back to the 13th Century where it flourished under
the royal patronage of the Mysore Kings. (Mysore is a city
in the state of Karnataka, India).
Painting' connotes a continuity of time-honored practice
based on ancient concepts, themes and rules of paintings.
The subject matter figure in most cases are mythological depicting
important episodes from the epics. The use of real gold leaf
and intricate designs lends richness to these paintings, which
is unique to this style.
The Materials used are
Photo mount, Drawing Paper, Arabic gum, Water Colors &
Poster Colors, Lead Powder, Gumbos, Pure Mysore Gold Leaf.