Skip to product information
1 of 6


Reading Dhokra Girl

Reading Dhokra Girl

Regular price £25.41
Regular price Sale price £25.41
Sale Sold out
Tax included.
Add a touch of sophistication to your home decor with this stunning Dhokra Girl Reading Book Brass Metal Statue. The intricate detailing and metallic gold finish make it a perfect addition to any room. The statue is made of high-quality metal, ensuring its durability and longevity. This statue is not only visually pleasing, but it also tells a story of a girl engrossed in a book. The Home Decor theme and the Sculpture & Figurines category ensure that it will fit right in with your home decor. This Paperweight shaped statue is a must-have for any book lover, adding a touch of elegance to your reading corner.

Size Guide

Width-18cm, Height-4cm,Depth-7cm, weight- 0.40kg

Product Details

Delve into the world of timeless artistry and intellectual pursuit with the Reading Dhokra Girl, a captivating piece of Dhokra casted authentic handicraft that beautifully captures the essence of a young girl immersed in the joy of reading. This exquisite creation is a testament to the rich tradition of Dhokra casting and the enduring beauty of knowledge and literature.

Unveiling the Art of Dhokra Casting:

Dhokra casting, an ancient metalworking technique with roots dating back over 4,000 years in India, is a true testament to the country's enduring craftsmanship. The intricate process begins with the creation of a clay core, meticulously sculpted into the desired form. Skilled artisans then apply a layer of wax to form the intricate details of the final piece. Once the wax-coated clay core is encased in another layer of clay, a mold is formed.

The heart of Dhokra casting lies in the "lost wax" method. The mold is subjected to intense heat, causing the wax to melt away, leaving behind a hollow cavity that perfectly mirrors the sculpture's design. Molten metal, often a blend of brass and other alloys, is then poured into this cavity. After cooling and solidifying, the clay mold is carefully broken open, unveiling the exquisite metal sculpture concealed within. The final piece undergoes meticulous finishing, including polishing and patination, to bring out its unique character.

A Celebration of Knowledge and Imagination:

The Reading Dhokra Girl beautifully captures the essence of intellectual pursuit and the joy of reading. This exquisite piece features a meticulously crafted sculpture of a young girl sitting cross-legged, engrossed in a book. Her posture, expressions, and the detailing of the book she holds reflect the artistry and precision of Dhokra casting, bringing her to life with an aura of curiosity and imagination.

The sculpture pays homage to the timeless pursuit of knowledge and the transformative power of books and literature. It reminds us of the simple pleasure of getting lost in the pages of a good book, where imagination takes flight, and worlds unfold before our eyes.

Versatile and Inspirational Delight:

Beyond its visual appeal, the Reading Dhokra Girl serves as a versatile piece of decor and inspiration. Whether displayed on your study desk, bookshelf, or any space dedicated to learning and creativity, it adds a touch of culture, wisdom, and artistic sophistication to your surroundings. The sculpture not only accentuates the beauty of the act of reading but also inspires a love for knowledge and the written word.
A Thoughtful Gift and Collector's Treasure:

This exceptional piece is more than just art; it's also a thoughtful and meaningful gift. Whether celebrating a love for reading, marking an academic milestone, or expressing appreciation, the Reading Dhokra Girl carries a unique charm that resonates deeply with bookworms, scholars, and admirers of craftsmanship.

For collectors and connoisseurs of art, owning a Dhokra casted authentic handicraft is akin to possessing a piece of India's artistic heritage. Each sculpture is distinct, bearing the individual touch of the artisan who crafted it. Consequently, the Reading Dhokra Girl becomes a valuable addition to any collection, symbolizing a connection to India's age-old traditions and craftsmanship.

weight :-0.40 kg

View full details