Pattachitra from Bengal
Pattachitra is a traditional, cloth-based scroll painting art from West Bengal and Odisha. Patuas, popularly known as Chitrakaras in Bengal, are well known for their skill to depict intricate Hindu Mythological sagas on yards of fabrics which are made as scrolls and rolled up. It is a work of intricate art and a single painting can sometimes take months to complete.
– Any imperfections which might be observed is to be viewed as virtues of hand painted craft.
– The paintings are pest controlled. Advise no water spillage as that could fade the natural colors.