Miniature Painting on Synthetic Board - QueenRegular price Rs. 18,500.00
Size (WxH) : 6 x 8 inches
Miniature paintings, as their name suggests, are compact (usually not more than a few square inches) yet, intricate. They were introduced during the Mughal rule. Despite their size, these paintings were stunningly precise and detailed with some lines being painted with brushes made of a single strand of squirrel hair. They were highly sought after by art enthusiasts and were featured in various ivory panels, manuscripts and books from that period. However, they are now painted on synthetic boards instead.
This miniature painting is of a queen deep in thought. Notice how each eyelash and each bead of jewellery have been painted with incredible precision giving her a simple yet, refined appearance.