Indian Art

Indian Art
Ganesh Moorti Art, Jaipur, Rajasthan is the finest examples of Indian stone sculptures are to be found in Jaipur Rajasthan patronized by rulers and philanthropists for building temples. The tradition was carried forward by guilds of artisans. For centuries marble sculptures, marble statues of deities have been carved by artisans in Jaipur, Rajasthan where religious iconography developed into a fine art. This was facilitated by the ready availability of fine marble from the famous Makarana mines, not very far from Jaipur.

Some examples of 19th-century and 20th-century sculptures carved by Jaipur artisans are on display here showing an entire cosmology of Hindu and Jain deities. Even today, a lane within Jaipur’s walled city, the Ganesh Moorti Art, Jaipur Rajasthan is renowned for workshops engaged in sculpting small and large images of Hindu deities for temples throughout India and for temples overseas as well.
Ganesh Moorti Art, Jaipur, Rajasthan