Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
An old Kantha Textile.
Kantha Cover (Bostani), Bengal
Elephant and floral motif in square shape which was considered auspicious.
The unusual feature about this elaborately done artwork is that it is a single layer of fine cloth – most probably cotton but could be muslin
Was probably intended as wrapper for a book
81 x 79 cm