Thali Vennai Krishna,Reverse Glass Tanjore Painting, Size 54 x 69 cm (With Frame)
Thali Vennai Sri Krishna : Bala Krishna is sometimes translated to “Divine Child Krishna” or Bal Gopal. Historically, he was one of the earliest forms of worship in Krishnaism and an element of the history of Krishna worship in antiquity.Bala-Krishna is often depicted as a small child crawling on his hands and knees or sitting with a piece of butter and pot in his hand.In this depiction, Krishna is shown enjoying butter in an hall, also called darbar
Tanjore Painting ( Reverse Glass): Origin: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu India
Tanjore Painting is a classical South Indian art developed in the late 16th century in Thanjavur, also known as Tanjore in Tamil Nadu, a south Indian state.
The paintings consist of a well-rounded figure, a deity with almond-shaped eyes. The figure would be housed in an enclosure created by means of an arch, curtains, etc.Tanjore Reverse glass paintings are done on the reverse surface of a glass sheet.Gold colour is used to simulate the effect of jewellery and glass colours for precious stonesThis is a simpler and more affordable form of Tanjore painting where colours are used instead of real 22 carat gold foil.It’s been said that Thanjavur’s paintings are brightly colored and beautiful. In a dark room, the paintings have a potent glow that’s reminiscent of a presence. Most Thanjavur paintings are made on wooden canvasses while some use glass and walls as well.