Lokcan Alas Kupu
The influence of Chinese culture is also found in batik on the north coast of Central Java until today known as Lok Can. Lok Can is a bird brought by the Tartars army from China dynasty. Lok Can has a philosophical social meaning, which symbolizes virtue, achievement, and eternity.
"Kupu", Iwan Tirta Private Collection - Nuswatara presents a series of Indonesian batik motifs that have been collected and restored by the maestro, Iwan Tirta.