Indian painting has a very long tradition and history in Indian art. Indian paintings provide an aesthetic continuum that extends from the early civilization to the present day. From being essentially religious in purpose in the beginning, Indian painting has evolved over the years to become a fusion of various cultures and traditions.
This website contains a selection of classical miniature paintings done by the artist,Kamal Swami.
Miniatures are intricate, colorful illuminations or paintings, small in size, executed meticulously with delicate brushwork. Inspired by the beautiful flora and fauna of India as well as the deep-rooted traditions of elegance and style, these paintings cover a wide variety of subjects. From flowers, embracing lovers to Mughal rulers.