Lasem was another center of motif on the north coast of Java and known for its red dyes. The detail of the batik on this textile is remarkable using a hand drawn pattern of vines and floral patterns. This textile will be wonderful worn or displayed on a dining table as a great conversation piece.
Batik, one panel, synthetic dyes, hand drawn using canting. cotton cloth, Made in Lasem, Java, Indonesia, 1994. Size 242 x 104 cm / 95.5 x 41 in