Sample of cotton batik with design of dark blue ground symmetrically powdered with small double pointed figures forming a diagonal lattice. Printed with neutral orange and light neutral orange.
Purchased through Dr.Ananda K. Coomaraswamy for the MFA from the private collection of the Javanese prince Ario Kusumodiningrat, 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