The philosophy in the motives of classikcal hand-drawn madurese batik

Karsono, Ong Mia Farao and Tulistyantoro, Lintu (2015) The philosophy in the motives of classikcal hand-drawn madurese batik. In: THE iNTERNATIONAL SEMINAR AND CONFERENCE 2015, 01-09-2015 - 01-09-2015, SEMARANG - INDONESIA.

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    The aim of this paper is to uncover of the philosophy contained in the main motive and the background motive of Madurese classical hand-drawn batik. This paper use qualitative descriptive method, in which the researchers act as reseach instrument by interviewing batik craftsmen, which include Pamekasan batik, Tanjung Bumi batik, Sumenep batik and Sampang batik. Data analysis is performed by inspecting the motives from batik photographs displayed in their galleries, and relating it to the result of the interviews and written theories. Findings and discussions reveal that the main classical batik motives of “sabet rante” and “bamboo” contain the moral philosophy about the tradition of proposing to the bride and of living courageously. While the beras tompa (spilled-rice) and panji susi (swastika) background motives in Madurese batik contain the philosophy about thrifty and balanced living.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Madurese batik,philosophy,hand-drawn,classical
    Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
    Divisions: Faculty of Letter > Chinese Department
    Depositing User: Admin
    Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2016 19:56
    Last Modified: 29 Mar 2016 18:34
    URI: http://repository.petra.ac.id/id/eprint/17285

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