Southeast Asian Textiles
Batik Kain worked in Tulis in north and central Java
Batik cirebon megamendung kupu-kupu
Hand drawn Vintage Batik Pekalongan Pagi Sore. Private collection of Arief Laksono.
One of the many steps in the process of making Ikat. Sumba Island. Eastern Indonesia
Batik sarong,origin Pekalongan ,north java region, type buketan tanahan ganggeng,year of making 1950,unique design.
Ikat from Lio, Flores, Indonesia
Kewatek : Ikat from Lembata, Solor Archipelago, Indonesia
The dyeing process is very important and helps increase the social status of women as an alchemist, as they are specific skills needed to get a reddish brick.
Skirt Date: 1942–45 Culture: Indonesian (Javanese peoples) Medium: cotton
Ikat from Bangka, Sumatra, Indonesia