Indian Silk Painting, Black Tree of Life
One of a series of Tassar Patta paintings on silk, this exquisitely detailed painting shows the mythical tree of life. The paintings are produced using ancient skills by women in Orissa, India, who are taught by a family of master craftsmen, providing them with a valuable income. Each painting can take weeks or in some cases months to complete. The paintings are famous and India and beyond, and have received awards of excellence from the Indian government. Each piece is mounted and framed as shown. Please note that as each painting is individually produced by hand every design varies though the basic size and shape is the same. Please let us know if you would like a photo of the actual piece we have in stock.