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Batik: Fabled Cloth Of Java.

Elliott, Inger Mccabe; Brake, Brian (photographs); Abdurachman, Paramita, Blum, Susan, Tirta, Iwan (contrbutors); Kanai, Kiyoshi (design).

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ISBN 10: 0517551551 / ISBN 13: 9780517551554
Published by Clarkson N. Potter, New York, 1984
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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240 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. INDONESIA. Displays examples of the finest antique and contemporary batik from 30 museums and private collections around the world. Here are color photographs of 120 extrraordinary pieces, many never before reproduced, with etchings and engravings as well as photographs of modern Indonesia, conveying a powerful sense of the people and the place. Includes an Index. (Key Words: Batik, Cloth, Textiles, Fashion, Clothing, Java, Indonesia, Needlecraft, Inger McCabe Elliott, Brian Brake). Bookseller Inventory # 7728X1

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Title: Batik: Fabled Cloth Of Java.

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter, New York

Publication Date: 1984

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: Second Printing..

Book Type: book

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Here in all their radiant colors and intricate patterns are 150 examples of the finest batik in the world, developed to a rare art form on the Indonesian island of Java. 150 full-color and 75 black-and-white photographs.

About the Author:

Inger McCabe Elliott is a scholar, photographer, designer and entrepreneur. Her photographs are in New York's Museum of Modern Art and her textile collection, Fabric of Enchantment was nationally exhibited.

Brian Brake's photographs have been featured in magazines and museums worldwide.

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