Untitled Warli Painting

Jivya Soma Mashe

  • Date: 1990s
  • Dimensions: H. 64 cm, W. 92 cm
  • Medium: Natural pigments on cloth
  • Region: India, Maharashtra
  • Museum number: PTG.0871

Warli painting by Jivya Soma Mashe depicting scenes from festive celebrations and dances, alongside trees and animals – some of the central themes in these paintings were created and used for ritualistic functions.

Jivya Soma Mashe is an artist who hails from the state of Maharashtra, often attributed as being responsible for popularising the Warli tribal art form.

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