The King of the Underworld

The King of the Underworld

Bhajju Shyam: In Gond belief, there is another world below this one, ruled by the earthworm. I discovered there is such a world in London as well, and it is the Underground. The tube is the earthworm that rules it.


Screenprinted & signed

limited edition art print

$ 175.00

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Weight 100.0 g
Dimensions 480 × 760 mm

200 gsm – recycled from cotton waste




Limited edition of 25 prints




Bubble wrap sleeve – inside carboard tube

Bhajju Shyam

Bhajju Shyam

Gond artist Bhajju Shyam has received international acclaim since his runaway success in 2003 with The London Jungle Book. His captivating visuals and easy storytelling style fuse his perceptions of the modern world with his tribe’s unique visual language. Click here to discover his other Tara Books.


Gond Art

The art of the Gond tribal community in central India is dense yet intricate and rich with meaning. The Gonds are one of India’s largest indigenous communities, and art is central to their lives. Originally painted on walls and floors, Gond art has since found its way to paper and canvas. Click here to discover other Tara projects with Gond artists.