Kalighat Painting

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Size : 13 X 19 in | 33 X 48.3 cm
Medium : Watercolor on Paper
Style : Folk
Created in : 2004
Sold by : Gallery
Surface : Shipped Rolled unless rolling not possible
Lot No : MA217870
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Kalighat Painting or Kalighat Pata, a 19th century originated style of painting, which flourished across the banks of Kalighat Temple, Kolkata has over the years developed into a distinct school of painting. Depiction of Hindu deities, mythological stories, scenes from everyday life is depicted by the artists in a simple yet captivating style. Over the years, the socio-political circumstances have also been captured by the artists. Kalighat paintings have found place in many prestigious collections. The style has also inspired many artists, most famous being Jamini Roy.