Shawl Osogbo Batik Purple
Shawl hand made by Mieke Rotsaert
Wax Osogbo batik Cotton Fabric, hand painted by artist Binto Olaniyi.
Casava paste was the resist traditionally used in Yoruba indigo dyed adire textiles. Nike, one of Nigeria's foremost artists, is credited with introducing the more versatile wax resist as well as narrative content into the Yoruba fiber arts.
Wax batik is a favorite medium of many Osogbo artists today.
Limited quantity of 4 shawls with this unique hand painted design.
size L 70"x W 22 1/2" with approx 6" fringe