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Wall hanging
Wall hanging
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton; Wax-resist Dyeing (batik)
Dimensions:
105.4 x 251.5 cm (41 1/2 x 99 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Dutch Colonial Or Indo-European
Accession Number:
70.5.14
Acquisition Date:
1970-03-25
Credit Line:

Katherine Ball Collection

Depicting a scene from the Ramayana, dyed in soga brown and indigo blue on fine quality cotton, an example of a wall hanging made in the colonial period for western market.--Itie van Hout 7/2004

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”