This painting beautifully depicts face of Goddess Durga with nine headed snake headgrear Â .Â Vibrant colours â€” predominantly green, crimson, mustard, black and white of the paintingâ€” create a dazzling effect. The jewelleries and ornamentation on the body and garments of the figures are created by fine white lines.Â The paintings are traditionally made from handmade paper, backed with cloth.Â This painting will add beauty and brightness to your ethnic corner at your home- in the living room.Â
Scroll painting or PattaChitra is a notable art form, coming from the tribal villages of West Bengal. These scrolls were visual accompaniments to stories told through songs and ballads. The Ramayan, tribal folklore and many other mythological stories have come alive with these beautifully illustrated scrolls. These paintings are traditionally made with natural mineral and vegetable colors. Delightful and eartthy, these paintings reflect the ancient tradition of story telling in India.
The painting is done byÂ Suman Chitrakar, the Patua Artist from West Bengal.Â