Batik cloth ('kain panjang') with 'megamundung' (heavy with clouds) motif
The 'megamundung' motif was a popular north coast design for batik textiles. The pattern originated in China and arrived in Indonesia via the extensive trade that occurred in the region.
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, 2012.
Batik on cotton
120.8 x 260.6 cm (irreg.)
Gift of John Yu, in memory of George Soutter 2012.Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program.
Not on display