Javanese Court Officials

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-39

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17

Handschoen van donkerrode katoenen…

anonymous, c. 1895 - c. 1900, BK-1973-480-A

Hoed van wijnrood fluweel,…

Rose Descat, c. 1940, hat, BK-1993-60

Hemelbed, vervaardigd van without…

anonymous, c. 1676, BK-14656-167

On display in room 2.20

Deken van sits, gewatteerd en…

, c. 1700 - c. 1750, chintz, BK-1953-26


anonymous, c. 1750 - c. 1775, chintz, BK-1980-801

Kindersprei of deken van sits,…

anonymous, c. 1725 - c. 1750, chintz, BK-BR-328

Bed Cover

anonymous, c. 1700 - c. 1720, textile materials, BK-1966-20

Hat with Roses

A. Jacot, c. 1902, hat, BK-1978-332-A