Batik

Indonesian (Javanese)


Dimensions

100 x 102 cm (39 3/8 x 40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.764

Medium or Technique

Batik

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. In center is a diamond shaped piece of plain yellow cotton streaked with blue and neutral orange, surrounding it is closely arranged design of leaves, curling lines, spots, etc. printed with neutral orange, light neutral orange and dark blue.

Provenance

1921, purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) for the MFA. (Accession date: April 21, 1921)

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund