Black and White Paintings from Thailand(36 items)
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Popular Black and White Paintings from Thailand
Original Ink And Acrylic On Canvas Painting of Buddha, "Four Types of Lotus"$1,039.99
Working in black ink and acrylic paints on canvas in an illustrative style, Rawat Vongla renders a richly-detailed scene featuring Buddha and a lotus flower. In Buddhism, the four stages of the lotus blossom represent four types of people and their distance from enlightenment. The lotus rising up above the water will readily bloom and achieve enlightenment; while the budding blossom at the water's surface needs further knowledge and understanding to do so. The under-water lotus will eventually attain enlightenment, after extensive time and training; but the mud-buried lotus, representing a dull mind, laziness and selfishness, may never achieve enlightenment at all.
Black and White Photograph of Thai Buddhist Temple, "Peaceful Wat Chet Yot"$164.99
Peace reigns over Wat Chet Yot in Chiang Mai, inspiring Oraphat to capture it in a black and white photograph. This Buddhist temple, built to resemble that of Mahabodhi in Bodhgaya (India), where the Buddha reached enlightenment features an eclectic architecture that incorporates Thai, Lao, Indian, and Chinese elements. Oraphat directs her lens to a flowering tree, where she focuses on three of the seven spires or Printed on Fujicolor crystal archive paper, the photograph includes a card paper mat board.
Mother and Baby Elephants Black and White Photograph, "Forever"$164.99
Forever by her side, an elephant calf and her mom roam the Thai forests in this endearing photograph by Oraphat. In black and white, her photograph captures the pachyderms' noble nature as well as the rugged textures of their skin, the strength of the bond that unites them.
Elephant Mama and Calves Black and White Photograph, "Together"$164.99
Mama elephant watches over her calves as they entwine their trunks in play in this endearing photograph by Oraphat. In black and white, her photograph captures the pachyderms' noble nature as well as the rugged textures of their skin, and the spark of innocence in the elephants' eyes.