Glory Of Batik, The: The Danar Hadi Collection


by Achjadi, Judi

Glory Of Batik, The: The Danar Hadi Collection

Price:  US$43.20   (SGD60.00*)
Format:  Paper Back, 333 pages
Published:  2011, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9786029869705
SB#:  051180 (708)

About This Book

The Danar Hadi collection of Javanese batik housed in the Surakarta Palace in Solo, Central Java consists of some 10,000 pieces made between the mid-19th century and 1975. It is one of the most comprehensive batik collections in existence. This volume discusses the history and aims of the collectors, and using archival black-and-white photographs explains the processes of batik manufacture. Some 300 pieces are illustrated in colour with provenance and explanatory notes.


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