Sample of cotton batik. The design consists of an elaborate diagonal lattice enclosing star forms printed with neutral orange, light neutral orange, dark blue and black.
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 7, 1921
Marianne Brimmer Fund
Indonesian (Javanese), Dutch colonial rule, late 19h century