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Title Batik : drawn in wax : 200 years of batik art from Indonesia in the Tropenmuseum collection / Itie van Hout (ed).

Imprint Amsterdam : Royal Tropical Institute, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    746.662 BAT    Available
Description 208 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 30 cm.
Note "Published in conjunction with the 2001 exhibition Drawn in Wax - 200 Years of Textile Art from Indonesia mounted in the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam"--P. 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-206).
Contents Of love and passion : biographical notes on the Batik collection in the Tropenmuseum / Itie van Hout -- Reverse images, patterns of absence : batik and the representation of colonialism in the Netherlands / Susan Legêne and Berteke Waaldijk -- The batik of Madura / Fiona Kerlogue -- Flowers, fruits and fragrance : the batiks of Jambi / Fiona Kerlogue -- The Chinese Batiks of Java / Geneviève Duggan -- Javanese batik for European artists : experiments at the Koloniaal Laboratorium in Haarlem / Maria Wronska Friend -- Islamic talismans : the calligraphy batiks / Fiona Kerlogue -- Batik on batik : a Wayang story as a record of batik design / Itie van Hout -- Batik, drawn in wax : the batik exhibition in the Tropenmuseum catalog / Itie van Hout.
Subject Tropenmuseum (Amsterdam, Netherlands) -- Exhibitions.
Batik -- Indonesia -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Hout, I. C. van (Itie C.)
Tropenmuseum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
ISBN 9068321943

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