This intricate lotus panel is carved from lustrous teak wood and is too beautiful not to be the centerpiece of your hanging wall art. The stunning detail in this lotus panel will draw you in and envelope you with its ancient beauty....more
This pane's stunning detail will draw you in and envelope you in its beauty that goes almost two inches deep with carved edges curling over the base carving. In Thailand the lotus symbolizes purity in the Buddhist sense, and as such is a cherished theme. Introduce this wall panel to your décor and you too, will succumb to its appeal.
Browns/ Livos Light Teak natural oil
Wall hanging information-two recessed hangers on back
Recycled teak wood
Natural food-safe oils
Dimensions: 90 cm high x 90 cm wide x 5 cm deep
Story Behind the Art: Khun Pen
Making lotus panels from recycled teak has been done for generations in my family. Originally my elders made the panels as window screen guards to keep out snakes and small animals as many people had no glass. The designs were drawn from ancient memory and depict mainly the lotus bud or flower which is a sign of purity in the Buddhist sense. We only use recycled wood planks from old structures that are being replaced with more modern construction. All work is done in a communal setting as there are many stages done by hand; as such panels are not of a perfect size or thickness. This is not a regular job as we have to tend the fields also. It is a way to do something together and make extra currency
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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