A mixed on canvas work it is a tribute to the working-class woman, that lionizes the press-wali(washer-woman) and her instrument of trade, the iron-press. It also sings praise for the un-sung hero: the farmer. Extending her practice as a painter, Anita has used actual grains and worked it into the painting as a collage. The swirling clouds are reminiscent of the miniatures while the use of Devnagiri script localizes it even further.
Medium: Mix Media on canvas