Ink proof for a batik design

Ink proof for a batik design
  • Title :     Ink proof for a batik design
  • Artist:     Ilse Stemmann Artist
  • Accession:     TD1989.317.200 a,b
  • Country:     Netherlands
  • Date:     circa 1925 1929
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-1/8 3-3/8, Centimeters 13.0 8.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Subject:     Textiles/Textile Design , Women Artists
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1989.317.200A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Textiles~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Ink proof design drawing for a batik pattern consisting of a symmetrical floral motif with leaves; reverse reveals a handwritten notation with a recipe for the batik process that changed the purple ink into black. a: obverse, b: reverse with multiple notations in Dutch.