Lippan Art/ Mud and Mirror work Thumbnail
Lippan Art/ Mud and Mirror work

234 products

  • Featured
  • Best selling
  • Alphabetically, A-Z
  • Alphabetically, Z-A
  • Price, low to high
  • Price, high to low
  • Date, old to new
  • Date, new to old
Regal Reflections: Lippan Kaam Artwork by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹15,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹15,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Alluring Patterns: Lippan Kaam Reflections by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹7,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹7,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Echoes of Intricacy: Lippan Kaam Splendour by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹8,130.00
Sale
cartImg ₹8,130.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Dynamic Radiance: Lippan Kaam Artwork by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹6,500.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,500.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Kutch Embroidery and Lippan Wall Panel by Nalimitha
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Patchwork Lippan Kaam Wall Panel by Nalimitha
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Colorful Patchwork Lippan Kaam Wall Panel by Nalimitha
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Vibrant Patchwork Lippan Kaam Wall Panel by Nalimitha
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Brown Patchwork Lippan Kaam Wall Panel
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Brown Patchwork Mudwork Wall Panel Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹800.00
Sale
cartImg ₹800.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Circular Patchwork Lippan by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Sale
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Peacock Patch Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Sale
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop White Patchwork Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Sale
cartImg ₹1,100.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Brown Mirror work Lippn Kaam by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Bronze Mirror work Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
buy Mirrored Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha

Mirrored Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha

Made To Order

Nalemitha blue-tick

Regular
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Shop Burnt Gold Lippan Kaam by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Intricate Embellishments: Lippan Kaam Artistry by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹14,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹14,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Reflections of Brilliancy: Lippan Kaam Artwork by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹16,500.00
Sale
cartImg ₹16,500.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Blooming Elegance: Lippan Kaam Artwork by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Sale
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Floral Grace: Lippan Kaam Splendour by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Sale
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Blooming Beauty: Lippan Kaam Artwork by Nalemitha
Regular
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Sale
cartImg ₹15,630.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Window Of Beauty – Jharoka Mud Art
Regular
cartImg ₹6,380.00
Sale
cartImg ₹6,380.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Excellence in Trio – Complex beauty of Mud Art by Majikhan
Regular
cartImg ₹4,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹4,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Timber Beauty – Mutva Mud Art
Regular
cartImg ₹16,350.00
Sale
cartImg ₹16,350.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Lippan Artwork for Sale
Regular
cartImg ₹8,500.00
Sale
cartImg ₹8,500.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Vivid Hues – Lippan Art Mastery by Majikhan
Regular
cartImg ₹54,700.00
Sale
cartImg ₹54,700.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Earthly Masterpiece – Floral Intricacy
Regular
cartImg ₹3,000.00
Sale
cartImg ₹3,000.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Diamond of the Art – Intricate Lippan Art
Regular
cartImg ₹4,500.00
Sale
cartImg ₹4,500.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 
Framework of Beauty – A Lippan Tapestry
Regular
cartImg ₹46,880.00
Sale
cartImg ₹46,880.00
Regular
Unit Price
per 

About Lippan Art/ Mud and Mirror work

Lippan art, also known as Mud and Mirror work, is a traditional Indian craft that has its roots in the desert region of Kutch, in the state of Gujarat. This unique art form involves intricate designs created using a combination of clay and mirror pieces, resulting in beautiful decorative patterns that adorn walls and other surfaces. 

History and Tradition

The tradition of Lippan art in India dates back several centuries, with its exact origins shrouded in mystery. It is believed to have emerged among the Rabari community, a nomadic pastoralist group in Gujarat. Lippan art was traditionally used to decorate the walls of Bhungas, circular mud huts typical of Kutch architecture. These intricate designs not only served an aesthetic purpose but also had symbolic meanings, often reflecting themes related to nature, animals, and daily life. The inclusion of mirrors in the designs is thought to have both practical and spiritual significance, reflecting light and warding off evil spirits.

Legend

According to local legend, the use of mirrors in Lippan art has its origins in a mystical story. It is said that a young shepherd once found a piece of broken mirror in the desert and used it to decorate his hut. When the sunlight reflected off the mirror, it illuminated the surrounding area, attracting the attention of the local community. This led to the integration of mirrors into traditional mud designs, giving rise to the unique aesthetic that is now synonymous with Lippan art.

Technique and Details

The technique of Lippan art involves creating intricate patterns using a mixture of mud and camel dung, which serves as the base material. The process begins with preparing the even mud wall or panel surface where designs are outlined with thin threads or chalk. The artisans apply a mixture of clay and camel dung to create raised patterns or designs, with the mirrors serving as focal points within the patterns. Once the design is complete, the mud is allowed to dry and harden, resulting in a durable and visually stunning artwork. The primary characteristic of Lippan art is the use of mirrors, which are cut into various shapes and embedded into the mud designs. The designs often feature geometric shapes, floral motifs, animal figures, and traditional symbols. Some of the notable Lippan artisans are Nalemitha, Majikhan, and Hafiz Mutva, amongst others.

MEDIA COVERAGE