Kamat's Potpourri

Pictorial Navigation

Kamat's PotpourriNew Contents
About the Kamats
History of India
Women of India
Faces of India
Indian Mythologies
geographica indicaArts of India
Indian Music
Indian Culture
Indian Paintings
Dig Deep Browse by Tags
Site Map
Historical Timeline
Master Index
Research House of Pictures
Stamps of India
Picture Archive
Natives of India
Temples of India
Kamat Network
Blog Portal

Paintings of India

Go To: Articles & Table of Contents
Keywords: paintings

Gossiping Women
Mysore School of Painting
Indian Paintings
Mogul Period Paintings
Westling in a Moghul Court
Detail from a Mogul miniature painting

Cold Morning
Rajputs leaving for a hunt in the morning, Rajput miniature painting
Rajasthani Painting
Rajput Miniature Painting
Krishna Leela (Antics of Lord Krishna)
Lord Krishna in bed with Radha, Rajput miniature painting

Woman in her Vanity
Rajasthani painting
Woman Drying her Long Hair
Mushrooming Culture
The Mushrooming Culture
Cartoon Painting by Prof. B.G.L. Swamy

Jain Painting from Shravanabelagola
Picrure of a king and his queen
Jain Paintings
Tree and Stone Worship
Devotion - Painting by M.V. Seetaramaiah
More well known as a Kannada scholar, M.V. See, was an excellent artist

Lady Feeds a Peacock
North Indian Painting on Silk
Feeding a Peacock
Moghul Paintings
Woman Getting a Lover's Portrait Painted
Moghul School of Painting

A Woman Writing Letter
Moghul school of painting, North India
Moghul Paintings
North Indian Miniature Painting
Krishna-Radha, North Indian Painting

Nude Rawana
Notice his multiple heads and limbs
Paintings of Sibi Temple
Harischandra in Distress
Harischandra in Distress
King Harischandra having lost his kingdom and wealth auctions his son. Painting by Rama Varma. Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery Collection, Mysore

Rati and Kama Seduce Each Other
Notice the horse and elephants decorated with women. Illustration from the Ashwa Shastra manuscript in Maharaja Serfoji's Saraswati Mahal Library Collection
Gods of Sex Fight it Out
Lord Shiva and his Gang (Ganas)
Lord Ishwara Perfoming His Dance
Painting from Saraswati Mahal Library Collection

Example of Jain Fine Art
Detail from a Wall Painting in a Jain Muth, Sravanabelagola.
Jaina Fine Arts
Tanjore Style Paintings
Lord Shiva Performing His Cosmic Dance
Tanjore School of Painting

Lord Shiva Performing His Cosmic Dance of Destruction
Tanjore School of Painting
Tanjore Painting
Wall Painting of Krishna
Gopika Vastrapaharana (The Stealing of Clothes)
Painting shows Krishna climbing a tree with the clothes of bathing girls

Lady with a Child and a Dog
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Genius of Raja Ravi Varma
Paintings of Raja Ravi Varma
Mother and Child
Detail from a painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Lady in her Vanity
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma
Ravi Varma`s Paintings
Colonel  Ketchen of Madras Cavalry
Portrait of Colonel William Douglas Brodie Ketchen
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma

Tribal Women at Work
Painting by Rudrakumar Jha, Chindwara Museum Collection
Paintings Inspired by Tribal Life
Paintings of Ajanta
Flying Apsara Playing Cymbals
Fresco from Cave No. 17, Ajanta

Lord Krishna and His Women
Rasikapriya -- Mewad depiction of Keshav Das's poem.
Indian Paintings
Pahari Miniature Painting
Elephant Rider and Coterie
Pahari Miniature Painting

A Painting by Mukta Venkatesh
See aslo: Flowers of Mysore
Floral Painting
Pattachitra Painting
Lord Buddha in a Orissan Pata Painting
Pattachitra is a beautiful form of illustration from the state of Orissa

Lord Krishna Rejoicing in the Company of Girls
Detail from a painting
Krishna Leela
Moghul Painting
Wrestling Contest and Spectators
Detail from a Moghul painting

Officer and Nauch Girl
Painting by M.F. Husain
Husain`s Paintings
Paintings of M.F. Husain
Painting by M.F. Husain
Husain's paintings feature bold colors, and bold themes

A School in Ancient India
Illustration by B.K. Mitra for Kalyan Magazine shows students and animals in harmony with nature
Ancient Gurukul
Jaipur Painting
Maharaja Durga Das
Jaipur school of painting, Rajasthan, 18th century A.D.

Grocer and his Family
Pahari school of painting, c. 19th century
Pahari Painting
Paintings of India
Rhythm and Light
Painting by Asit Kumar Haldar. 20th century

Buddha and Mara
Painting by Sarada Ukil, 1940
Good and Evil in Each of Us
Paintings of India
Death of a Dreamer
Painting by Ramada Ukil, 1959
Government Museum, Goa

Landscape by Suren De, 1968
From Collection of Government Museum, Goa
Indian Landscape Painting
Shiva`s Gang
The Gana -- Followers of Lord Shiva
Detail of fresco from Lepakshi, Hindupur, Andhra Pradesh

Woman Writing a Letter
Indan Paintings
Swimming Celestial
An Apsara in Water
Indian miniature painting

Villagers Keeping Warm in the Forest
Rajasthani Painting, Jaipur
Lovers in Forest
Paintings of Freedom Period
Another Martyr
Painting by V.N. O'key, circa 1945

Painting by G.S. Shenoy
Art of G.S.Shenoy
Illustrated Manuscript of Chaurapanchashika
Bilhana and Champavati
Illustrated Manuscript of Chaurapanchashika

After Bath
Painting by M.N.Roy, Salar Jung Museum, Hyderabad
Salar Jung Museum


Kamat's Potpourri Paintings of India

Guestbook Web Log Recommend this page to a friend

© 1995-2021 Kamat's Potpourri All Rights Reserved. Do not reproduce without prior permission. Some disclaimers apply

Merchandise and Link Suggestions

Top of Page