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1930s. Javanese girl. Her blouse is made from lurik, her (dodot) camisole is made from batik as well as her Kain (sarong)

fishstickmonkey: “ Kassian Céphas Indonesia Young Javanese woman c. 1885 Albumen silver photograph x cm Collection National Gallery of Australia ”

Devi Dja, 1940  The Pavlova of the Orient from Devi Dja’s Bali & Javanese Cultural Dancers book

Devi Dja “The Pavlova of the Orient” From “Devi Dja’s Bali & Javanese Cultural Dancers” Souvenir Book, Nicolas Editions Artistiques, Paris,

Priyayi means aristocrats or the gentry class in Javanese society.

Indonesia ~ Priyayi means aristocrats or the gentry class in Javanese society.

Batik painting in Java during colonial period. Observe many different varieties of patterns used.

Batik painting in Java during colonial period. Observe many different varieties…

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