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Batik free pdf Batik occupies a special position in Indonesia's history and culture. The extraordinary photographs of cloths and prints in this book demonstrate why batik is the stuff of textile legend. These 71 batik designs, taken from the collection of famed dealer Rudolf G. Smend, date from 1880-1930, a time still considered batik's golden age. There are also 16 vintage prints from the Leo Haks collection, which demonstrate how batik was worn at court and in other settings.

About Rudolf G. Smend

"Rudolf G. Smend" is a passionate batik collector and owner of Galerie Smend in Cologne, Germany. "Brigitte Khan Majlis" is Curator of Textiles at the Rautenstrauch-Joest Museum of Ethnology in Cologne.

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Author : Rudolf G. Smend
Publisher : Periplus Editions/Berkeley Books Pte Ltd
Data Published : 04 September 2004
ISBN : 0794602711
EAN : 9780794602710
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 96 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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