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Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik

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Title
Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik
Names
Holt, Claire (Collector)
Collection

Photographs of Indonesia

Java : Topeng, Wayang wong.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1969 (Approximate)
Place: Indonesia
Date Created: 1934
Place: Indonesia
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Shelf locator: b. 17
Shelf locator: f. 3
Topics
Indonesia
Dance
Rama Nitik (Choreographic work) -- Wayang wong (Dance drama)
Genres
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: 5 photographs by Merle Ricklefs of the Topeng (mask dance) play Ken Angrok, presented in Yogyakarta on 5 March 1969 by the dance association Krido Bekso Wiromo. Includes a typewritten synopsis of the play with annotations by Claire Holt.
Content: 10 photographs by an uncredited photographer of the same play, as presented in the 1930s at the Java Institute.
Content: 28 photographs of Wayang wong performances in the kraton of Yogyakarta in the 1930s, including the plays Rama Nitik and Semar Boyong.
Content: 22 photographs, by Walter Spies, Iwan Tirtaamidjaja, and others of Wayang wong performances at various times in Yogyakarta, including performances by the Irama Citra and Mardi Guna dance association of Yogyakarta.
Publications: Photo [top one] published in B.P.H. Surjobrongto, The Classical Yogyanese Dance (1970), p. 24.
Content: A synopsis of this play may be found in Soedorsono, Wayang Wong: The State Ritual Dance Drama in the Court of Yogyakarta (1984), pp. 376-8.
Creation/production credits: Photo: Pangeran Mangabeibi [spelling uncertain]
Content: Top: In this scene from the play Rama Nitik (Rama seeks his reincarnation), King Wibisana, surrounded by the monkey troops, breaks the golden box believed to contain Drupadi, whom Rama is seeking as a wife. The monkey prince Sugriwa is standing at far left; Bottom: actors, possibly playing human characters in the same play.
Physical Description
Photographs
Extent: 2 pictures: 6.5 x 17 cm. and 8 x 11 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887035876-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166651
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887035078-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166587
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bfc79340-c5c0-012f-e413-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1934: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1934. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-90de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-90de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1934). Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-90de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Java - Wayang Wong, Kraton Yogyakarta, 1930s : Rama Nitik