TAASA NSW TEXTILE STUDY GROUP – TAASA Review September 2019
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This article was originally found in the September 2019 edition of TAASA Review (Volume 28, Issue 3, Page 27).
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14 May 2019 Batik Peranakan or Batik Nyonya? Dr Thienny Lee posed this question in her illustrated talk.
Afterwards, there was a lively discussion on the many examples brought in by Thienny and other members.
Batik Peranakan is often referred to as Batik Cina (Chinese Batik), made mostly by the Peranakan Chinese in Java who learned the technique from the Javanese in the late 19th century...