Sample of cotton batik with design of neutral yellowish orange ground on which is a design of alternating light and dark rosettes, with the points of the petals touching. Printed with dark blue, light neutral yellowish orange and black.
Purchased through Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy for the MFA from the collection of the Javanese prince Ario Kusumodiningrat, an elder brother of the then reigning sultan in Surakarta (Solo); April 7, 1921
Marianne Brimmer Fund
Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, Late 19th century