Traditional Kebaya - how vintage!

Traditional Kebaya - how vintage!

Batavia, 1926-1929

Batavia, 1926-1929

The word Batik is originally an Idonesian-Malay word and means to dot .This art of textile is spread in the hindu and malay world, but Indonesia is certainly the heart of the Batik.This way of painting and coloring textile has reached its higher degree of excellence in the Island of Java , in cities like Solo, Yogyakarta, Pekalongan or Cirebon. From Java this 'batik' cloth was exported to other islands of the archipelago and to the Malay peninsula.

The word Batik is originally an Idonesian-Malay word and means to dot .This art of textile is spread in the hindu and malay world, but Indonesia is certainly the heart of the Batik.This way of painting and coloring textile has reached its higher degree of excellence in the Island of Java , in cities like Solo, Yogyakarta, Pekalongan or Cirebon. From Java this 'batik' cloth was exported to other islands of the archipelago and to the Malay peninsula.

Kartini and sisters!

Kartini and sisters!

Javanese dancer, Indonesia, ca. 1900. #KassianCephas

Javanese dancer, Indonesia, ca. 1900. #KassianCephas

#KassianCephas 1845 tropen

#KassianCephas 1845 tropen

Kerkhof in de Plantentuin (Kebun Raya) van Buitenzorg (Bogor)

Kerkhof in de Plantentuin (Kebun Raya) van Buitenzorg (Bogor)

wayang!

wayang!

I Mario, sang Maestro Tari Bali 1940

I Mario, sang Maestro Tari Bali 1940

Ronggeng Betawi, 1875-1885 by Woodbury & Page

Ronggeng Betawi, 1875-1885 by Woodbury & Page

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