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Batik

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles