This is a vibrant example of Indian reverse glass painting, embellished with gold, and. Very much in the Indian tradition, in which generation after generation of painters recreate images that have gone before with, no doubt. Being used as inspiration in this respect. Tradition, an engraving is laid down on the back of the glass before water or gum arabic paints are applied. This is then fired in a kiln ensuring the paint bonds permanently with the glass.For obvious reasons, they are noted for their sheer brilliance, stunning clarity and use of rich colours, particularly gilding as here. Indian glass paintings celebrate all things Indian in their choice of subject matter. Familiar themes being portraits of popular deities, such as Vishnu, as well as mythological figures, epic themes, icons, and both ornamental and botanical themes from nature.
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