Lou Zeldis Batik

Decorative Hanging

IDR 1,901,408

SKU: T02.CO.ZL.XXXX.1997 Categories: , , Tag:

This hand-drawn batik is a Lou Zeldis original. It is the result of much time and effort using traditional techniques of wax-resist patterning and natural dyes. Lou Zeldis was masterful in the use of design using age old batik techniques as his media- the images were inspired by nature, found objects, and his travels across the world. This batik is from a collection produced prior to Lou’s death in 2012. The motif is called bamboo. Lou was in awe of the way that shadow and light played on nature in the tropics. Silk Lou textiles usually sell for US$157 but we will sell this for US$135 as there is a slight wax blemish which we show in the last display side.

Threads of Life has negotiated the rights to continue to produce Lou Zeldis designs with Indonesian artists and expects that the first small production run will be available in December 2020. Lou Zeldis also designed jewelry and this is available at https://www.louzeldis.com

This luxurious textile is wonderful as a wall hanging or to wrap yourself up in as a scarf or sarong.

Batik hand drawn, single panel, silk, natural dyes.
Made by Lou Zeldis in Java, 2008.
259 x 114 cm / 102 x 45 in

Textiles and Their Culture: Adonara Island | Bali Island | Flores Island | Java Island | Kalimantan Island | Lembata Island | Savu & Rai Jua Islands | Sulawesi Island | Sumba Island | Timor Island

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