Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger

Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger

Vintage Indian Reverse Glass Painting. Hindu Female Deity, Durga Seated On Tiger
A large Indian Reverse Glass Painting of. One of the most venerated deities in Hindu mythology. Presented in an original v. Intage Art Deco period frame finished in a wave patterned, coral and yellow ochre colour palette. Depicted in this reverse glass painting is the goddess Durga, worshipped as the a principle aspect of the mother goddess Devi, and associated with protection, strength, motherhood, destruction and wars. She is seated on her vahana , or vehicle , the Bengal Tiger. She is particularly celebrated for her slaying the deceitful buffalo demon, Mahishasura, an act that earned her the title Mahishasuramardini. Subject of this highly emotive.

This is a vibrant example of Indian reverse glass painting, embellished with gold, and. Very much in the Indian tradition, in which generation after generation of painters recreate images that have gone before with, no doubt.

Being used as inspiration in this respect. Tradition, an engraving is laid down on the back of the glass before water or gum arabic paints are applied. This is then fired in a kiln ensuring the paint bonds permanently with the glass. For obvious reasons, they are noted for their sheer brilliance, stunning clarity and use of rich colours, particularly gilding as here. Indian glass paintings celebrate all things Indian in their choice of subject matter.

Familiar themes being portraits of popular deities, such as Durga , as well as mythological figures, epic themes, icons, and both ornamental and botanical themes from nature. Other reverse glass paintings are available from lacewing-interiors. See last three images for example, and separate listings.

WILL BE DISPATCHED IN POLYSTYRENE FOR PROTECTION. On the home page of the listing.

You can also follow us around India and the subcontinent on Instagram at lacewinginteriors. The item "VINTAGE INDIAN REVERSE GLASS PAINTING. HINDU FEMALE DEITY, DURGA SEATED ON TIGER" is in sale since Wednesday, June 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "lacewing-interiors" and is located in Hampton. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, Russian federation.