Batik

Indonesian (Javanese)


Dimensions

51 x 129 cm (20 1/16 x 50 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.29 x .51

Accession Number

15.777

Medium or Technique

Batik

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Printed by the reserve process and called by the Javanese word “batik”. Mottled white, brown, and blue ground with peacocks? at intervals. Around the edge is a border of lines of round and irregular spots.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection