Miniature Painting of Andhra Pradesh

Miniature Painting of Andhra Pradesh


This is a traditional craft of Andhra Pradesh --- found usually on sliced ivory pieces ---that has been practised from Mughal times onwards and was mainly. Intricate and fascinating details of Mughal culture are depicted. Miniatures are also painted on trinket boxes made of teak with sandalwood mounts and on silver filigree boxes; pendants and cuff links often have miniatures on them. These products are in high demand in the export market.

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