• Mural Painting: History, Styles of Art and its Characteristics

    The Mural Painting or artwork is date back to the times beyond the pages of history and as a form of valuable testimony of life from the prehistoric time to today. It is associated with Modern man, who first appeared in Africa around 200,000 BC, and began migrating northwards into Europe and Asia sometime after 100,000 BC. In this article, we are giving the concept, definition and characteristics of Mural Painting, which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Jul 27, 2018
  • Cave Painting

    Cave paintings of India date back to the prehistoric times.

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Warli Painting

    The Warlis or Varlis are an indigenous tribe or Adivasis, living in Mountainous as well as coastal areas of Maharashtra-Gujarat border and surrounding areas.

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Modern Indian Painting

    Modern Indian Painting

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Bengal School of Art

    The Bengal School of Art was an influential style of art that flourished in India during the British Raj in the early 20th century.

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Pattachitra


    Aug 18, 2012
  • Madhubani Paintings

    Madhubani painting originated in a small village, known as Maithili, of the Bihar state of India. 

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Tanjore Paintings

    Tanjore Painting is an art-form that was developed in a South Indian town called Tanjore the capital city of the Chola dynasty, encouraged by it's Maratha rulers of the 17th century.

    Aug 18, 2012
  • Mysore Painting

    The erstwhile state of Mysore established a unique and distinctive form of painting in the 17th and 18th centuries.

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Rajput painting

    Rajput painting, also known as Rajasthani Painting, is a style of Indian paintings developed and flourished during the 18th century in the royal courts of Rajasthan. Rajasthan has played a significant role in the growth of Indian art.

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Mughal Painting

    Indian painting has a very long tradition and history in Indian art. Mughal painting reflects an exclusive combination of Indian, Persian and Islamic styles.

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Malwa Deccan and Jaunpur schools of painting

    Indian painting has a very long tradition and history in Indian art

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Western Indian Miniature Painting

    Miniatures paintings are beautiful handmade paintings, which are quite colorful but small in size.

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Eastern Indian Painting

    Eastern Indian painting, also called Pala painting, Buddhist divinity school of painting that flourished in the 12th centuries in the area of what are modern Bengal and Bihar .

    Aug 17, 2012
  • Genres Of Indianpainting

    Indian paintings can be broadly classified as the murals and miniatures. Murals are huge works executed on the walls of solid structures, as in the Ajanta Caves and the Kailashnath temple. Miniature paintings are executed on a very small scale on perishable material such as paper and cloth.

    Dec 10, 2010

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