History of Inlay Marble Art and Crafts in Agra India- By -Inlay Marble Crafts
History of Inlay Marble Art
It is one of the most attractive Inlaid of art that comes from Persia is «Marble Inlay» work. It is the same work that adorns the Taj Mahal and other Mughal monuments. It is a closely protected traditional art and only a few expert exponents are available today. The delicate process involves cutting and engraving marble shapes manually. To start with, a predefined pattern E. G. , Floral design or geometrical design is engraved on the marble slab. Small pieces of marble of different shades are cut delicately to fit in these grooves precisely. These small pieces are then slipped in the grooves.
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