STUNNING PAINTED CABINET
Part of our extraordinary hand painted collection of furniture from Jodhpur, Rajasthan, is this stunning painted cabinet that offers great charm and character. Constructed from mango wood each panel to the cabinet has been fully embellished with stunning paintings. The doors have three panels, each with an elephant and rider facing the opposite. Skilled artists have painted the panels background in dark as to highlight further the elephants and riders. They have added a flurry of floral patterns and designs to the surrounds, framing each picture. To the sides, three further elephants have been depicted, while added to the top is a pair facing each other. Overall a remarkable piece of furniture, which a wonderful and highly skilled group of family artists have hand painted in a small rural village outside of Jodhpur.
This cabinet has been painted in warm colours and enriched with many figures with both animal and floral designs added to the item. Inside they have attached two shelves, while each door also has a floral motif painted to each panel. The three panelled doors each have an elephant and rider depicted, while a slim metal handle has been added and in keeping with the items overall charm. To the sides can be found a further three elephants painted, while a pair can be seen facing each other on the cabinets top. An exceptional piece of furniture that resonates India and in particular, Rajasthan.
A wondeful cabinet that brings colour and life into the home. With it’s abundance of colour and character, this item of furniture would certainly light up any room. The cabinet, given it’s size, would sit well in either a living/dining room or alternatively, in a hallway/landing.
Hand Painted Indian Furniture and Accessories
Traditional Indian art
The history of Indian painting dates back to the era of Ajanta, Ellora and other murals. Other famous examples are Buddhist palm leaf manuscripts, the Jain texts and the Deccan, Mughal and Kangra schools. Indian paintings is a portrayal of tradition and depiction – (click to continue reading).
1st November 2016
“Hello Russ, Kristy and your wonderful team. Your furniture is absolutely beautiful and just looking at it gives me so much pleasure. It looks absolutely stunning in my new home, I want to thank you and your wonderful team. It will give me years of joy. Your service was second to none, absolutely first class. I will be visiting your shop in the near future and recommend you to all my friends. Thank you!!!”
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