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Kalpasutra Jainism Illuminated Manuscript Painting Jain Religion Historical Art

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Kalpasutra Jain Art

  • Subject: Indian Religious Miniature Painting – Jainism
  • Paint Material: Opaque Watercolors
  • Base Material: Paper (unframed)
  • Size: 9.5 in. wide and 5 in. tall (24 cms X 13 cms)
  • Age: Modern Handmade Art
  • Country of origin: India
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The Kalpasutra is a Jain ancient text with illustrations. It is representative of Jaina visual culture and contains some masterpieces of Jaina miniature paintings. The western Indian Jaina miniatures have left a significant mark in subsequent Indian painting.

This version of the Kalpasutra is an original handmade illuminated manuscript painting (not a print) displaying seated deities and figures. There are Hindi texts on back and front.

The miniature painting is a small colorful picture painted in glowing opaque watercolors on paper.

This art is unique and alluring, both for its historical and the spiritual context. It will make for a fine addition to your art collection. Buy it now.