explain the characteristics of kangra style

Asked by jitendrasingh997430 | 10th May, 2022, 10:39: AM

Expert Answer:

Kangra style is a painting style that originated in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district. It was a modified version of Pahari paintings due to the fact that it was created in the country's hilly territory.

The characteristics of Kangra Style are as follows:

  1. The theme mostly revolves around love, with Shringara depicting archaic lifestyles.
  2. With precise texture and colour contrast, it represents the lush greenery of mountainous locations.
  3. An artist employed primary colours to create stunning hues in his paintings.
  4. The colours of the paintings were created using natural ingredients such as vegetables and mineral extracts.
  5. With complex face characteristics, the feminine charm was delicately portrayed.

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 11th May, 2022, 12:32: PM

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