The tradition of pata-chitra painting in Orissa (PDF)
Article from Asian Arts online journal:
Pata-Chitras of Orissa: An Illustration of Some Common Themes
Page 1 (size ca. 4x6)
Page 2 (size ca. 6x8)
Page 3 (size ca. 6x12 - 12x15)
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Dimensions are approximate; some pictures are out-of-square.
|Pata-chitra (painting on
ca. 13" x 10"
Krishna lifting Mount Govardhana
View close-up of Krishna.
|Pata-chitra (painting on cloth)
ca. 8" x 10"
|Krishna and his brother Balarama. (This pata-chitra is slightly out-of-square.)|
Orissa pata-chitras, page: 1 | 2 | 3