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Notes on Antique Textiles, Folk Art & Timeless Traditions – Jaina Mishra

Newari Wood Art

I am ashamed now of my ignorance of that entire Himalayan region that houses a rainbow spectrum of historic cultures – that have left so many pieces of art & craft to for us to enjoy wistfully today.

There are puppets and masks and metal artefacts and stone artefacts and textile arts and word craft  and and and…

Here I am presenting just the windows of newari origin – found in Patan, Bhaktapur and Kathmandu. There’s much more than windows out there – balustrades, doors….

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WOVENSOULS GALLERY OF ANTIQUE TEXTILES FROM VANISHING CULTURES

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One comment on “Newari Wood Art

  1. artbychiana
    April 9, 2011

    amazing work!

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