India Pichvai Hand Painted Temple Hanging Krishna 24461


India Pichvai Hand Painted Temple Hanging Krishna 24461

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The pichvai, pichwai, pichhavai (literally, ‘something at the back’) is an Indian temple hanging (paint on cotton cloth) with scenes from the life of the Hindu deity Lord Krishna (always blue) and is used as a backdrop for the statue of the temple deity. Originally, these were made for different seasons and festivals for use at worship but later they came to be sold to pilgrims. The pichvai has made its transition from the religious to the secular, making colorful decorative hangings in urban homes. In this thin layer of starch is applied on the cloth and painting is done in tempera.



Hand painted on cotton with lining at the back
Size

36in across x 60in tall

Condition Very Good. Photograph part of the description. It is typical of handicrafts to have some imperfections. So please don't expect it to be like machine made.
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