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    Our origins are in wholesale, so from movies to restaurants, retailers to architects, we have a long history of supplying our trade clients with unusual and unique oriental furniture & decorative art. 

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    Painted Chintz Door Panel From Bikaner - Late 19th Century

    SKU:A02773

    £4,250

    This beautifully painted Chintz door panel from Bikaner is a museum-worthy example of Rajasthani painting. Bikaner artists were well renowned as some of the best artists in Northern India. Bikaner miniature painting is world-renowned. 

     

    This door dates to the end of the 19th century (1880 - 1900) and is inspired by the chintz painting of Junagarh Fort, Bikaner's most famous palace. Specifically the Phool Mahal (flower palace) in Junagarh Fort which was constructed sometime between 1571 & 1668. This was the pinnacle of Rajasthani painting. It also bears many similarities to the Mughal floral designs of the Taj Mahal completed in 1648 AD. 


    Doors like this would have been used internally within homes to separate different rooms and would have been incredibly costly to make requiring skilled painters with a detailed eye and steady hand. This style of painting with a cream background is rare to find in Rajasthani architecture and furniture and uses traditional mineral pigments. It comes with two porcelain door handles which have replaced the original glass handles. 

     

    This piece can either be used as intended as a door, used as a room divider, or hung on a large wall as a stunning centerpiece. Please contact us for any installation questions you may have.


    Dimensions: 

    163 x 6 x 190 (wxdxh cms)

    Without Lugs: 150 x 190 (wxh cms)

    Internal Door: 76 x 181 (wxh cms)

     

    From India

    UK Delivery Charge - except Highlands & Islands £80
    More delivery options available at checkout

    Dimensions: W163 x D6 x H190 cm


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    This beautifully painted Chintz door panel from Bikaner is a museum-worthy example of Rajasthani painting. Bikaner artists were well renowned as some of the best artists in Northern India. Bikaner miniature painting is world-renowned. 

     

    This door dates to the end of the 19th century (1880 - 1900) and is inspired by the chintz painting of Junagarh Fort, Bikaner's most famous palace. Specifically the Phool Mahal (flower palace) in Junagarh Fort which was constructed sometime between 1571 & 1668. This was the pinnacle of Rajasthani painting. It also bears many similarities to the Mughal floral designs of the Taj Mahal completed in 1648 AD. 


    Doors like this would have been used internally within homes to separate different rooms and would have been incredibly costly to make requiring skilled painters with a detailed eye and steady hand. This style of painting with a cream background is rare to find in Rajasthani architecture and furniture and uses traditional mineral pigments. It comes with two porcelain door handles which have replaced the original glass handles. 

     

    This piece can either be used as intended as a door, used as a room divider, or hung on a large wall as a stunning centerpiece. Please contact us for any installation questions you may have.


    Dimensions: 

    163 x 6 x 190 (wxdxh cms)

    Without Lugs: 150 x 190 (wxh cms)

    Internal Door: 76 x 181 (wxh cms)

     

    From India

    UK Delivery Charge - except Highlands & Islands £80
    More delivery options available at checkout


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    Free UK mainland delivery on orders over £100 | Use code "DELIVERY" at checkout

    DISPATCH

    • - Non-furniture Delivery: 2-5 working days

    • - Furniture Delivery: Within 1 - 2 weeks

      (We'll call you to arrange a specific delivery date)

    • Free UK mainland delivery on orders over £100 | Use code "DELIVERY" at checkout

    RETURNS

    • - Hassle Free Returns

    • - Return your order within 28 days for a full refund (excluding delivery charges)

    • - Items must be returned in a resalable condition

    • - Collections can be arranged on request

    • Product Specific delivery charges visible above "Add to Basket" button and in Checkout (scroll up)

    • Additional charges may apply for deliveries to highlands, islands, out of area deliveries and collections. 

    • International Delivery: Please contact us for quotes on individual pieces

    Trade & Wholesale

    Our origins are in wholesale, so from movies to restaurants, retailers to architects, we have a long history of supplying our trade clients with unusual and unique oriental furniture & decorative art. 

    Whether purchasing for resale or buying on behalf of a client, we offer trade discount pricing to:


  • Retail Stores
  • Interior Designers
  • Film & Photo Studios
  • Architects
  • Event Producers

  • For all trade and wholesale enquiries please email us with your contact and business name, company registration number & VAT number (if applicable) to enquiries@indigo-uk.com or call 01672 564722


    For full details, visit our Trade & Wholesale Page

    Prop Hire

    Looking for that one off iconic piece for an event or requiring props for a filming or a photography shoot? You will have seen our oriental antique furniture & decorative art in the James Bond films, The Golden Compass and many others.


    For all prop hire enquiries please send emails to enquiries@indigo-uk.com or call 01672 564722


    For full details, visit our Trade & Wholesale Page

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