Tanjore Painting, a classical south Indian style of painting, has a very long history from a long way back about 1600 AD. It is said to be originated in the Maratha court of Thanjavur. The best seller in an art gallery
Tanjore Paintings depict the wealthiness of ancient India, along with the depth of spiritual, ritual, and art knowledge.
Tanjore Painting doesn't carry any paperwork, instead, Gold foils are used. It is an Indian folkway in that Gold absorbs good vibrations and good rays from cosmic. Nowadays, even some researches support it. Fines art and design in our art gallery
Tanjore Paintings are unique from Kalamkhar, Thirupathi and so many other styles of paintings with its simple iconic composition, rich and vivid colors, (very rarely) inlay of precious and semiprecious gems, glittering gold foils on extensive gesso work, like appreciation of art by art on itself in our art gallery.
Paperworks will get spoiled in few years. Also, as it is drawn on teakwood and Jackwood instead of paper, the gesso work of Tanjore Painting will last up to 60 years minimum to even 200 years maximum, without losing its artifacts and divine beauty, when it is taken care properly. The value of the Thanjavur Paintings increases as years pass. Very old pieces of Tanjore Paintings are collected even as antiques and may be preserved in art gallery museums.It is a rare art and design
Tanjore Paintings will have the influence of Deccani, Vijayanagar, Maratha and even Company or European style of paintings.
Unlike other schools of paintings, Thanjavur Paintings are traditionally drawn on woods, mainly teakwood and jackwood. This is the unique art and design of only Tanjore Paintings in art gallery.
These are the uniquenesses of Tanjore Paintings. These everlasting extensive work of art on woods with gold foils and (rarely) precious gems is believed to bring us auspiciousness, fortunes and blessings. It gives us the liveliness of our beloved deity inside our home. Best art and design in the art gallery