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Title

Breast wrapper (kemban)

circa 1900


Artist

Tjoa Siang Gwan workshop

Indonesia


Details


Other Title

Batik tiga negeri


Place where the work was made

Surakarta Central Java Java Indonesia


Date

circa 1900


Media category

Textile


Materials used

cotton, dyes: batik


Dimensions

51.5 x 259.0 cm (irreg.)


Credit

Gift of John Yu and George Soutter 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

240.2008


Artist information

Tjoa Siang Gwan workshop

Works in the collection

1


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Matt Cox, TAASA Review, 'In the public domain: Tiga negeri batik cloths at the AGNSW', pg. 24, Sydney, Jun 2019, 24 (colour illus.).