Joe Loux. | Joe Loux's large-scale, antique Batak container from Sumatra, Indonesia
Joe Loux presents a Batak container of an unusually large scale for its type, with a star motif on the lid. Joe Loux buys and sells authentic, antique art from Southeast Asia, including art of Dayak art from Borneo and Batak art from Sumatra.
Batak people, Sumatra, Indonesia, early 20th century, star motif, container, Mis Collection
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  • A container of monumental scale made by the Batak people of Sumatra, Indonesia. This dates to the early 20th century, and is made of wood with rattan binding. This is a detail of the lid, showing a star motif.
  • A container of monumental scale made by the Batak people of Sumatra, Indonesia. This dates to the early 20th century, and is made of wood with rattan binding. This is a detail of the lid, showing a star motif.
  • A container of monumental scale made by the Batak people of Sumatra, Indonesia. This dates to the early 20th century, and is made of wood with rattan binding. This is a detail of the lid of the container, showing a star motif at the center
  • A container of monumental scale made by the Batak people of Sumatra, Indonesia. This dates to the early 20th century, and is made of wood with rattan binding. This is a detail of the inside of the container.

Batak Container of Monumental Size.

Batak people, Sumatra, Indonesia
Early 20th century
Wood with rattan binding
9″ in height, 14 1/2″ in diameter
Ex- Mis Collection, Brussels
Price on request

Date

13 December 2023

Category

recent acquisitions, sculpture