Miniature painting started as a necessity for the use of illustrating and manuscripts to aid the reader to be able to read them later when they are not available, miniature paintings were popular before printing was invented. Miniature paintings usually have a very smooth surface and are relatively small in size than a usual canvas. Miniature paintings were as a form of book art to help convey stories and meaning of written literature.
We have a wide collection of miniature paintings for sale of various sizes by famous Pakistani artists. These paintings are not only a piece of art but also a piece of history that is beyond its actual price.
Miniature painting is sometimes confused with small paintings which depicts only small subjects on a smaller scale which is not true. The size of miniature paintings become popular with collectors and were often referred to as hand held miniatures.
At our art gallery you will find genuine pieces of miniature paintings for sale. Our miniature painting collection contains art works by Bashir Ahmed, Khalid Saeed Butt, Wasim Ahmed, Mudassar Manzoor, Shabana Nazir, Aakif suri, Asif Ahmed and Syed A. Irfan. The beautiful ornamental qualities of the miniature should be preserved whether it be the intricate large pieces, or intimate hand held works.