By Rowan (UK), Kaffe Fassett
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The consistent repetition of the spinner behind the wheel in Company painting from the major centres in the north – Patna, Murshidabad, Kolkata, Varanasi and Lucknow – demonstrates the strength of this iconography, even when other forms of spinning and other approaches to the subject matter existed. This ubiquity also underscores the difference between images that circulate in an economy of popular imagery and nostalgia as opposed to personal, non-circulating, one-off images. In Company painting we find a precursor to the mass production of both print and photography later in the century.
As a result, concerns for the loss of the cotton industry on an economic level find an echo in calls for the preservation of India’s fading craft traditions. Partha Mitter’s work has explored European attitudes towards the art of India, providing insight into late-nineteenth and early-twentieth-century colonial actors who, working against prevailing British opinion, attempted to valorise the visual culture of the subcontinent (1992 ). Of these, Ananda Coomaraswamy, a geologist-turned-art historian who defended India’s artistic heritage, and E.
These works have several things in common. All are abstracted from any setting or background. The space they inhabit is simply the white paper of the page; three-dimensionality occurs through the objects surrounding them, a rug upon which they sit, or the modelling of their bodies. All of them are situated just below the midpoint of the page, and all leave a generous bottom margin, so that the scenes seem to float across the centre. The exception to this pattern is the second vignette of the woman with two long spindles twisting the already spun yarn around vertical poles.
A Colorful Journey by Rowan (UK), Kaffe Fassett