Sample of cotton batik with design of dark blue ground evenly powdered with a rosette form framed in a diagonal lattice. Printed with neutral yellowish orange and light neutral yellowish orange.
Purchased through Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy for the MFA from the private colletion of the Javanese prince Ario Kurumodiningrat, an elder brother of the then reigning sultan in Surakarta (Solo); April 21, 1921
Marianne Brimmer Fund
Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, late 19th century