Batik

Indonesian (Javanese)


Dimensions

93 x 106 cm (36 5/8 x 41 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.06 x .93

Accession Number

21.754

Medium or Technique

Batik

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. Dark blue ground on which are birds, sea creatures and leaves printed with pale brown and light neutral putty color.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund