Q. Consider the following statements with respect to Warli paintings:
1.It is a form of tribal art mostly created by the tribal people from the North Sahyadri Range in Maharashtra.
2.These are painted on a base of cotton canvas with paints made from natural vegetables dyes..
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1: Warli painting is a form of tribal art mostly created by the tribal people from the North Sahyadri Range in Maharashtra, India. This range encompasses cities such as DahanuTalasariJawharPalgharMokhada, and Vikramgad of Palghar district. This tribal art was originated in Maharashtra, where it is still practiced today.

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. Warli paintings are traditionally practised on mud walls with white paste. This white paste is rice, water, and gum that acts as a critical catalyst. Warli painting has the intricate geometric patterns of flowers, hunting scenes, wedding rituals, and other activities make the paintings stand out.

Source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/nellore-artist-enters-record-books-for-tribal-painting/article65806547.ece