Coming Home, KISHANGARH PAINTING BY SHEHZAAD ALI SHERANI
The painting depicts a woman sleeping in her room. There are empty niches which depict the emptiness of her heart while her lover was away. He now stands at her doors watching her sleep. In the far background, we can see the city-scape with rivers and hills along with the setting sun.
One of the well known Pichwai artists from Kishangarh, Shehzad Ali Sherani is the recipient of many awards like the State Award, the Rajasthan Lalit Kala Academi Commendation certificate and more. He has been practicing Pichwai and Kishangarh art for many years and learnt under the expert guidance of Padmashri Kripal Singh Shekhawat.
Kishangarh painting, 18th-century school of the Rājasthanī style of Indian painting that arose in the princely state of Kishangarh (central Rājasthān state). The school is clearly distinguished by its individualistic facial type and its religious intensity