Beautiful Rajasthani Paintings
Rajasthan is a colorful and vibrant state located in the northern part of India. It is endowed with a rich cultural heritage which has now been preserved through the mode of Rajasthani Paintings to form a unique culture of Rajasthan. The Rajasthani Art Style Paintings depict the rich history and culture of Rajasthan.
It is Considered one of the most beautiful souvenirs of Classical Indian Art, our collection takes you on a complete ride through the cultural heritage of Rajasthan, one of the most vibrant and fascinating regions of India. Get your hands on the Museum Standard premium quality prints of these awe-inspiring paintings from our website and adorn your homes with these powerful depicting art pieces from ancient and Royal times of Rajasthan, the land of kings.
Rajasthani Paintings have a lot of emotional power. They are inspired by stories, from which many legends are told. They tell about brave heroes, their valor and bravery, and the pains they had to undergo while fighting for a noble cause. The pain of loss is also depicted through these amazing paintings. From these colorful images, abstract paintings come out and the emotions expressed are very powerful and touching.
Things to Know About Rajasthani Folk Art
Rajasthan is a land rich in culture and art, whether visual paintings or as embroidery and adornments of clothes. Rajasthani folk paintings are admired and prized worldwide for their bold lines, bright colors, fine detailing and brush strokes that drive the attention of the viewers and leave them awestruck by the beauty of their appearance.
These paintings were not just restricted to papers and canvas but also appeared as wall and ceiling art, miniature carvings and stone carvings on old monuments and buildings.
When it comes to buying a Rajasthani Style Painting, there are certain things that the art collector should know
Origin of Rajasthani Art
Rajasthani folk paintings started to develop and become famous in the medieval period and reached its pinnacle between 15th-17th century. They were supported and propagated by the kings of those times under the name of Rajputana Paintings. The most common themes of these paintings were from the story of Radha and Lord Krishna and Mahabharata, Ramayana. The figures are mostly shown wearing traditional rajasthani attires and the landscapes depict desserts and glimpse of the land of Rajasthan.The major painting styles that come under Rajasthani folk art are:
- Phad Paintings
- Miniature Paintings
- Kajali Paintings
- Gemstone Paintings
Famous Rajasthani Art pieces
‘Bani Thani’: The Indian Mona Lisa, Birth of Krishna (Indian classical collection), Devnarayan Ki Phad (cloth painting), Krishna and Radha, Traditional Indian Rajput paintings
In Rajasthani Art Paintings, the art of creating these wonderful works of art is called ‘Pani’ or ‘Panth’. The word ‘panth’ means ‘king’ in Rajasthani and the work of making these amazing works of art is called ‘narru’. Rajasthani Paintings can be found in many colors and various shapes.
They are usually created using lively reds, maroon and gold vibrant shades, rich dark browns, and yellows. In addition, there are some amazing pictures of Rajasthani paintings such as the ‘Dhapatiya Rajasthani’, ‘Chhota Rajasthani’, and many more.
Rajasthani Paintings are best reproduced on museum quality canvas or paper so to maintain the vibrance of gold threads and resins. Since ancient times, people of the Rajasthani region have been using numerous decorative items to decorate their beautiful rugs, wall murals, wall, and floor tiles, and also to glorify the glorious era that was Rajasthani. The colors used in producing these Rajasthani Wall Art paintings reproductions give the appearance of a hand-painted painting when they are viewed. The museum-quality prints are popular because they have a life of more than 150+ years. This makes them perfect for people who are looking to buy Rajasthani art which lasts for years.
What makes Rajasthani folk art a suitable choice for decor?
A lot of people from Indian descent today prefer to buy these types of Rajasthani Folk Art for home decoration. These paintings glorify the glorious era of Rajasthan. Paintings are an important aspect of Rajasthani Culture and are widely used in Rajasthani Home Decor.
Rajasthani paintings carry unique features of being originally made of non-synthetic natural colours extracted from plant parts, minerals, valuable stones and shavings of gold and silver. They are quite valuable for their aesthetic nature and the depiction of Royalty in each frame.
These paintings are a must have in your decor list if you wish to give a Royal touch to your home and also remain in touch with the heritage of India. Each painting tells a story in itself and is an attractive sight to look at.
Buy Rajasthani Paintings Online from Dessine Art
Dessine Art is one of the leading art dealers of India and sells excellent paintings and sculptures. It is known for its ethnic and traditional paintings that portray the lifestyle of Rajasthan. Buying museum quality rajsthani paintings makes the perfect gifts for any family and people who are interested in Indian art and crafts.
Dessine Art sells art of different cultures and types, including Rajasthani Paintings, Paharhi Paintings, Deccani Paintings, Mughal Miniature Paintings, etc. It has well displayed and organized gallery section to exhibit various kinds of Indian decorative arts. All these styles are available as fine art reproductions on Dessine Art
Rajasthani Paintings – FAQ’s
1. Why are Rajasthani Paintings gaining more popularity across the world?
Rajasthani Paintings are gaining popularity throughout the world, as more people are getting fascinated by the cultural techniques and artistic skills of Rajasthani folk artists. These wonderful works of art have an antique look and feel, which makes them truly worth the purchase. The miniature paintings are intricately designed in relief and are printed on premium quality cotton fabrics. Most of the Rajasthani paintings are painted with water-based paints and are exquisitely finished with oil paints.
2. Why buy Rajasthani paintings reproductions on museum-quality media?
The museum-quality paper and canvas is the best option to pick because
- The museum-quality fine art prints are more affordable and long-lasting than original art
- They give a traditional and inspiring touch to your wall with their vibrant colors. The colors of your Classical Rajasthani painting reproduction will look the same even after 150+ years. These reproductions are so fine that they look exactly like hand-painted art.
- The museum-quality canvas and paper on which the Rajasthani painting is reproduced are directly sourced from a Germany-based Company, which is famous for its sustainable fine art prints and canvas.
3. How is my Rajasthani art shipped? Is it safe to order rajasthani painting reproduction online?
You can order your rajasthani painting reproduction either framed or unframed i.e. just the print. If you order only a reproduction print then it is shipped in a safe tube and when you order it with a frame, then your framed Rajasthani Art is packed with a safe three-layer packaging including air bubble, sustainable cardboard, etc. The framed Rajasthani Art comes with a hand-crafted frame with a matte finish wooden look which gives your art a premium look.
It’s safe to order art online on Dessine Art as we provide the safes packaging and shipping method.