This Traditional craft was brought to India from Persia in 18th century and flourished in Srirangapatinam under the patronization of Tipu Sultan. Mysore traditional painting is a unique style of painting with a historic past of over 500 years. This is an auspicious painting made only in Karnataka State of India.
The painting is made fully by hand and no machines are involved. The colours depicted in the painting are nothing but the natural wood colour and no chemical paints used. Not even a paint brush is used to do these paintings. Everything is carved on wood.