Gond art-sitting lion pair painting GDC018


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Product Description

Gond art is a form of painting from folk and tribal art that is practised by Gond tribals in India. They are primarily from Madhya Pradesh but are also found in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhatisgarh, and Odisha. Gond painting is a famous folk art of the Gond tribal community of central India. The work of Gond artists is rooted in their folk tales and culture, and thus storytelling is a strong element of every painting. Each painting is uniquely hand-painted using organic colours like charcoal, coloured soil, plant sap, mud, flowers, leaves, and even cow dung. It is an Exclusive Show-Piece for your Drawing Room.

• About the painting:

Lion enjoys prominent status across cultures and symbol of royalty, strength, and savagery. Humans always took pride in comparing themselves with the big cats, lions especially. It is believed that seeing a good image brings lots of good luck.

• Feature:

• It comes safely wrapped in bubble wrap in corrugated packaging to protect the painting effectively. Painting comes with a frame. It can be cleaned using a dry or slightly wet cloth.
• Hand-painted by Gond artisans.


Name of the tribe:- 

Gond tribe

Details of the tribe:- 

Gond tribes are a group of indigenous peoples of central and south-central India, about two million in number. 

They live in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, and Odisha. The majority speak variously and, in part, the mutually unintelligible language of Gondi, an unwritten language of the Dravidian family. Some Gond has lost their language and speaks Hindi, Marathi, or Telugu, depending on which is dominant in their area.

Artist Name:-

Rameshwar Dhurway

Working Profile:- 

Education in M.pharmacy(pharmacology)


“I just wanted to share a quick note and let you know that you guys do a really good job. I’m glad I decided to work with you. You give employment to tribal peoples and give the opportunity to our tribals to explore their art.

Thanks, Universal Tribes!”


Colours may vary from the actual product, because of the lights & photography. Designs may also vary due to unique designs made by tribal artists.

Weight 0.7 kg