Balabhadra in Patachitra- Odisha
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Material: Paper Mache
Colour : white
Dimensions : 6'' x 6''
Purpose : showpiece/hanging
The power of brush as it draws a simple elephant is held in the hand of a Pattachitra artist from Raghurajpur. Pattachitra is one of the ancient artworks of Odisha. They are a component of an ancient Bengali narrative art, originally serving as a visual device during the performance of a song.
Kindly allow us a time period of 10 days to paint and create the product.