Small Folk Art Paintings(220 items)
Welcome to the Small Folk Art Painting Gallery at NOVICA.
Devendra Kumar Jha and Family Madhubani paintings
My mother, who is a state award winner in Madhubani, the painting style that I use, was my mentor."
Popular Small Folk Art Paintings
Signed Folk Art Painting of Mother Mary from Brazil, "Our Lady of Conception"$219.99
Known as "Our Lady of Conception," this depiction of Mary from the Bible will bring a lovely and faithful touch to your home. Brazilian artist Telma Morais paints in a folk art style in celebration of the immaculate conception of Jesus.
Madhubani Painting Diptych in Black and White (Pair), "Nature’s Harmony"$39.99
Devendra Kumar Jha and Family in India create this wonderful pair of small Madhubani paintings. The two paintings, rendered in black vegetable color on handmade paper, depict the Tree of Life along with a cheerful pair of fish. Originating in northern Bihar, India, the folk art style of Madhubani painting was originally a way to decorate the walls and floors of homes. Common themes for the paintings were epic tales, mythology, and the harmony of nature.
Small Madhubani Paintings Diptych (Pair), "Bird's Paradise"$37.99
These two petite Madhubani paintings are from Devendra Kumar Jha and Family in India, who use vegetable colors on handmade paper. The diptych depicts a many-branched tree in black and white that is populated with colorful birds. The style of Madhubani painting originated in Bihar, where it originated as a way to decorate the walls and floors of homes. Subjects frequently include the harmony of nature or mythology.
Fish-Themed Madhubani Painting in Orange from India, "Twirling Fish"$69.99
In tones of black and orange, a school of fish swims in a concentric pattern in this traditional Madhubani painting from India. Devendra Kumar Jha and Family create this painting, working in a folk art style that originates from the Mithila region. From painting the composition to crafting the dyes and paper, every step in the process is done by hand.