Madhubani paintings is an emblematic expression of day-to-day experiences and beliefs of artist. Painted by artist Kailash, Peacock is a symbol of romantic love and happiness. Drawn on handmade paper, the painting is a combination of beautiful colors like blue, red and pink. The black outline has been made using lampblack. The red color from from the bark of Peepal juice and the blue color is from the seeds of Sikkot. The artwork was completed over a period of 5-6 days. To ensure the painting lasts long and brightness stays intact, they mix gum with color and let it be absorbed by the handmade papers.
Natural mineral pigments on handmade paper
7.5" x 5.5"