Traditional fishing boat of Odisha. This piece depicts the clothing and living style of traditional fishermen of coastal Odisha. This painting will lend beauty and sophistication to any wall it is put on. It can be illuminated from behind.
This piece of art was painted in traditional Odia technique over silk using natural colours.
The art of painting on cloth or patachitra is an ancient art prevalent in Odisha and West Bengal and is considered to be endemic to this region. Odia patachitra like this one are kept alive by many traditional artists and enthusiasts over Eastern Odisha.