Antique Batik Sarong Signed ‘Tan Gin Nio’ Kedoengwoeni - Cotton - Batik Tulis - Java, Indonesia

Description
Antique Batik Sarong Signed ‘Tan Gin Nio’ Kedoengwoeni - Cotton - Batik Tulis - Java, Indonesia
Mid 20th century - Excellent

BATIK TULIS JAVA INDONESIA

Description
Beautiful batik sarong in the Indo-European style from an Indo-Chinese workshop in Kedungwuni.
Signed ‘Tan Gin Nio’ Kedoengwoeni (sic. / old, Dutch, spelling).
I think this piece was actually used by a Straits Chinese (Nyonya) family in Singapore or Penang.

Technique
Batik Tulis: completely drawn by hand

Material
Smooth cotton

Origin
Kedungwuni, Java, Indonesia

Date
1930s–1950s

Size
106 x 196 cm

Condition
Very good. Some slight foxing, but overall very good.
Colours are rich and vibrant.

Provenance
Collected the 1980 in Southeast Asia.

Lot details
Object
Antique Batik Sarong Signed ‘Tan Gin Nio’ Kedoengwoeni
Indigenous object name
Batik Tulis
Region/ country
Java, Indonesia
Material
Cotton
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Excellent
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
196×106×0 cm
Weight
235 g
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