Young Delhi artist, Ritesh Baghai makes miniature paintings as tiny as a two-rupee coin, a matchbox or even just a pencil tip.
Small Wonder: Get Personalised Miniature Paintings The Size Of A Nib From This Artist
Good Things, Small Packages
We discovered the handle ‘An Indian Miniaturist’ on Instagram. He’s made miniature paintings of book covers for Penguin, and they were as small as a tiny pencil shaving. This artist whips up beautiful caricatures of things around him, maybe motifs from his travels, everyday objects, and more.
His timeline shows mini donuts the size of a thumbnail, a delicious ode to pepperoni pizza, and more books with intricate cover details to boast of.
What Can You Do?
Apart from going and liking his page here for a pop of funky on your daily scroll, you can buy framed versions of his miniature paintings. These will cost you between INR 2,000-3,000, and he can make personalised paintings as well, if you request.
So, We're Saying...
Gift a book-lover a mini Harry Potter book painting to pin up the board, or get a pizza one for yourself. Get in touch with him by emailing him on firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow him on Instagram here.