LOT 610 BATIK BELANDA SARONG, EARLY 20th C.
Cotton batik from North Coast Java, probably Pekalongan, in pinks and greens with airplanes, ships and sea creatures. The Bleriot style airplanes possibly commemorating the 1909 flight of French aviator Louis Bleriot. Signed on one side with large "A" which may be the artists monogram as there is also a smaller signature "Abourte" in one corner of the panel, 42 x 73 inches. Fading and four inch tear, sewn as tube and missing one end border. Fair Together with a batik square in brown and black with mythological birds. 40 x 40 inches. Tear and missing fabric. Fair. $210Read More