This painting is done in Mysore traditional style. This style is known for its intricate work. Pictures from Indian mythology are depicted here. Delicate lines, subtle shades of colors, use of thin gold foils and attention to minute details are evident in Mysore traditional style.
Saraswathi, the Goddess of Learning and Arts is a popular subject matter in Mysore traditional paintings. Here she is playing veena with her two main hands ( nijahastha) and holding a manuscript and a quill ( lekhani) in the other two hands ( parahastha).