The outline Rekh, Gad filler and Datta block used as a set to create a typical motif.

Blocks for Dabu are ingeniously carved, the motifs deeply incised are a hairbreadth smaller that the final dimensions required, keeping in mind the slight diffusion of the Dabu paste as it is stamped on.


  • Title: A Set of Blocks
  • Date: 2009
  • Location: Deesa, Gujarat
  • Provenance: Craft Revival Trust Archive

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