‘Lost and Found: Three centuries of hand-block printing in India’ by Ritu Sethi

“Through this illustrated talk we will cover the reasons for the deleterious decline of hand-block printing traditions in the 18th Century and their revival and regeneration in the India of today.” – Dr. Ritu Sethi for Sarmaya Talks.

Dr Ritu Sethi is the editor of Global InCH, the online international journal of intangible cultural heritage, and she oversees the Asia InCH Encyclopaedia on traditional South Asian arts, crafts, textiles and practitioners. She is also the founder-trustee of the Craft Revival Trust.

This event took place on 23rd June, 2023 at Durbar Hall, The Asiatic Society of Mumbai, Fort, Mumbai.