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Batik

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Printed by the reserve process and often called batik. Dark blue ground closely covered with an irregular design of strange forms including birds, on three sides there is a border, the design is printed with neutral reddish orange, black and white.

Provenance

Purchased through Dr. Coomaraswamy

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Java,

Dimensions

5.1 x 66 cm (2 x 26 in.); Legacy dimension: .66 x .51+

Accession Number

21.757

Medium or Technique

Batik

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles