Semi-precious and precious Stones Art
Gemstone painting art originated in Rajasthan around three hundred years ago. Color and Hue for the painting are not from standard and commonly source of colors, but filled using precious and semi-precious stones, thus making them stand out, natural, non-fading.
Gemstone Paintings are made of Semi-Precious stones like Agate, Amethyst, Blood-stone, Citrine, Carnelian, Crystal, Garnet, Jade, Jasper, Lapis-lazuli, Malachite, Peridot, Tiger’s Eye, and Tourmaline etc. These stones are carefully selected, ground and finally pasted by accomplished and experienced craftsmen on the back side of marble, acrylic, glass sheet.
We offer these painting in two dimensional and three-dimensional form, giving them real, live and natural appearance. These paintings are offered in any desired format and design as per client’s choice, including – animal (tiger, peacock, kingfisher, tortoise etc), abstract art, religious forms (god forms, temple, mosque, Jesus Christ etc), women (village women, queen, kings etc), erotic forms and so on.
Prices depends on size, type of stones used, finesse and detailing requirement for painting, time etc and hence, it runs from few thousands rupees to millions for each art.
The outline of the painting is done with watercolor giving it the sharp look.
Vivid imagination and hereditary skill work together in these paintings. The gemstone paintings are completely handmade, without any usage of machines, so no two paintings are same, thus every art and work is different and unique.
Because of this, owner of our hand crafted gemstone painting is unique and only-owner in the world for his painting assets. NO Duplicate exist!!!
Precision and beauty of these paintings are enhanced by the colors that do not lose their luster for years together. Use of crushed gemstones renders these paintings with their unique color scheme and also long lasting splendor.