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Sad Story – Vanished Art

Quote on Phulkari

Sad observation made by a housewife who, like all the other housewives of that era. embroidered extensively in her lifetime*.

[From the biography of Mrs. Krishen found in S. S. Hitkari’s book “Phulkari”]

Especially seeing how wonderful phulkari baghs are!

An example of a relatively young Darshan Dwar [est about 50-70 years old ]

Antique Darshan Dwar Phulkari Bagh Embroidery Textile Art India

 

2 comments on “Sad Story – Vanished Art

  1. Bhola
    February 20, 2017

    How can we buy Bagh phullkari

  2. wovensouls
    February 20, 2017

    Do send me the asset number of the ones you would like to purchase.

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