106 x 183 cm (41 3/4 x 72 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.83 x 1.06
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Man or woman’s skirt. Printed by the reserve process and called by the Javanese word “batik”. Pale yellow ground with large, irregular forms in red, detailed with floral forms outlined and shaded with yellow. On one end is a scalloped border and across the top a straight one.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on May 4, 1911
Denman Waldo Ross Collection