Gond Tribal Art Paintings Gallery
Gond paintings are a form of painting from folk and tribal art that is practiced by one of the largest tribes in India with whom it shares its name. Gond comes from the Dravidian expression, Kond which means ‘the green mountain’. While Gond paintings are considered to be from predominantly from Madhya Pradesh, it is also quite common in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhatisgarh and Odisha. Gond art has become so predominant that the Government of India has stepped in to preserve their art form for future generations to enjoy.
Gond paintings are a form of painting from folk and tribal art that is practiced by one of the largest tribes in India with whom it shares its name. Gond paintings are a reflection of man’s close connection with his natural surroundings. It is said that Gond paintings resemble aboriginal art from Australia.
Gond paintings can best be described as ‘on line work’ that has an immediate effect on the viewer. Lines are used in such a way that it conveys a sense of movement to the still images. Dots and dashes are added to impart a greater sense of movement and increase the amount of detail. The artwork is finished in bright vivid colors.
An unique handmade Indian tribal artwork that will provide a striking appearance to your decor or painting collection. Buy Gond art today.