Length of batik fabric

Indonesian (Javanese)
Dutch colonial rule
19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 1/4 x 38 1/4 in. (59.1 x 97.2 cm)

Accession Number

11.1290

Medium or Technique

Cotton, plain-weave, wax resist-dyed (batik)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton batik sample with design of alternating diagonal bands of parang and kawung patterns in dark blue, brown and natural ecru.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on May 4, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection