Hand Painted Peacocks on Makrana Marble Decorative Plate with Wood Stand and Box - Posing like proud sentinels of tradition, peacocks symbolize grace, joy, beauty and love. And they are India's national bird. The peacocks are painted freehand with lavish detail on a decorative plate carved of Makrana marble.
The plate is decorated with gold leaf accents and shiny beads. Marble quarried at Makrana is regarded as a high quality marble that tends to acquire an ivory hue with the passing of time. Includes seesham wood stand and velvet lined storage box. * This is a unique handcrafted plate. Colors, sizes and/or motifs may slightly vary
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- This is a unique handcrafted plate. Colors, sizes and/or motifs may slightly vary.
- Makrana marble
- Plate - DIAM 6 in (15 cm)
- Box - H 7 x L 7 x D 2 in (18 x 5 x 5 cm)
- Shipped from Montreal
Meet the artisan ...
"For my work, I use natural makrana marble and use real gold leaf paint. I also use poster colors to add vibrant touch to my pieces.
"I have been always very fond of tradition and this passion has been my driving force bringing me where I am today. I come from the majestic city of Jaipur and my dream is to go globally and promote the beautiful traditional work of Rajasthan through my craft. All my paintings are inspired from the traditional style of painting. It celebrates the festive nature of our state... read more