Piece of printed cotton
106. x 105.5 cm (41 3/4 x 41 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Possibly Dutch, imitation of Javanese batik showing Chinese influence. Ground: pale neutral yellow cotton. Design: in center enclosed in circle, mythical ho-ho bird. Outside circle, birds, dragons, men on buffaloes, etc. printed with red. Conventional scrolling border, the background printed with red.
Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates