430 SOLD Old Jain Pichvai Painting with Lok Purush & Cosmological chart
Sold to a discerning Antique Art-Lover
Pichvai Painting embodying Jain motifs
Note the cosmological chart in the background behind the Tirthankara figure.
Note the various heavenly deities in the corners and in the field, each that probably has a narrative
Pigment on cotton
Edges have some fraying, corners have faded and there are minor distress spots.
Appears to have been nailed to a frame and later removed.
Age and origin unknown - estimated to be from the mid-late 1900s
Approximately 100 x 75cm
Frame shown for illustrative purpose only and is not included
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user.Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections.Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.