This Miniature Painting is of Three Mughal Royal prince Riding on Horse, The Horses in the Royal mughal stables played an important role- Akbar was said to own 12,000 steeds. The best horses bred in India came from Kutch, as they had some Arab blood, but best of all were those from Iraq, the thoroughbred Arabians. Strong, swift post horses came from the Turcoman steppe - in fact, more than 75 percent of Mughal horses were imported, by far the majority from Central Asia. They were given romantic names such as Sinner, 'Gold Colour', La'l-i bi-baha, 'Priceless Rubies'. Sabaraftar, 'Runs Like Zephyr', Khushklmram, 'Prancing Beautifully', and Padishahpasand, 'Pleasing to the Ruler'.
This is a Handmade Indian Miniature Painting on Silk with the use of Other materials like Selfmade Brushes from Squirrels Hairs, Moulded Wooden Frame (without glass) & Paper Mounting. This is a centuries old rare art and will adorn any decor and is ideal for Display, Collection & Gifting purpose. This Painting is made by Mr. Tilak Gitai who is a renowned artist from Jaipur, India and has got many prestigious awards & recognition in India & abroad for his work. India has been the home of arts and crafts since primitive times and painting is no exception to this fact. Indians knew the art of painting since prehistoric times. Indian paintings like Miniatures paintings, Thangka paintings, Madhubani paintings, Warlis paintings, Tanjore paintings and various others are now an art freak's greatest temptation. Painted geometric designs and symbols have also been found on pottery items belonging to the Indus valley civilization, while the medieval period is remembered for the Persian styled miniature paintings introduced by the Mughals.