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Wayang Kulit. Balinese shadow puppet, Kumbakama; Soedisna, from Batujang, Bali. Height: 30.6 cm. (Collection of American Museum of Natural History)

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Names
Holt, Claire (Collector)
Collection

Photographs of Indonesia.

Bali : Dance, Topeng - Wayang Wong; Miscellaneous (Festivals, people, landscape).

Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Topics
Indonesia
Dance
Notes
Content : 96 photographs of dance and miscellaneous subjects, taken on the Indonesian island of Bali by the American Museum of Natural History, Angelica Archipenko, Claire Holt, Alfred Hudson, Jaap Kunst, H. E. R. Rodius, the Royal Institute for the Tropics (Amsterdam), Walter Spies, and Zindler. / Topeng (mask) dances are represented in action shots and through collections of masks (including that of Mangkunagara VII of Surakarta); the Jauk dance and characters from the Ramayana are shown. A selection of Wayang kulit (shadow) puppets is depicted, as is Balinese Wayang Wong (dance-drama) representation of the Ramayana. Dancer Ida Bagus Ketut is shown in performance. Anthropologist Jane Belo appears among photographs of Claire Holt's acquaintances in Bali. Reproductions of paintings by Walter Spies are also included.

Content: Collection of American Museum of Natural History, negs. nos. 70.0-8202 and 70.0-8204.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 photos 18 x 13 cm. each.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035876-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166651
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166642
UUID: 32beef00-c5c0-012f-3f62-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Wayang Kulit. Balinese shadow puppet, Kumbakama; Soedisna, from Batujang, Bali. Height: 30.6 cm. (Collection of American Museum of Natural History)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4a63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Wayang Kulit. Balinese shadow puppet, Kumbakama; Soedisna, from Batujang, Bali. Height: 30.6 cm. (Collection of American Museum of Natural History)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4a63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Wayang Kulit. Balinese shadow puppet, Kumbakama; Soedisna, from Batujang, Bali. Height: 30.6 cm. (Collection of American Museum of Natural History) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-4a63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Wayang Kulit. Balinese shadow puppet, Kumbakama; Soedisna, from Batujang, Bali. Height: 30.6 cm. (Collection of American Museum of Natural History)