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From left: Rara Ireng (Sumbadra in youth) and Permadi (Ardjuna in youth). Heights respectively: 18-1/2" and 11-1/2".

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Names
Holt, Claire (Collector)
Collection

Photographs of Indonesia.

Java : Wayang Kulit, Wayang Beber & Wayang Golek.

Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Topics
Indonesia
Dance
Notes
Content : 48 photographs, by Claire Holt or G. H. R. von Koenigswald, of Wayang beber (scroll plays), accompanied by Holt's typewritten notes on R. A. Kern's "De Wajang Beber van Patjitan", published in the Tijdschrift voor Indische Tod-, Land- en Volkenkunde (1909), and her synopsis of a Wayang beber play she witnessed in 1937.

Content : 29 photographs and contact prints on Wayang golek (rod puppets), by Holt, the Travellers Official Information Bureau of the Netherlands East Indies, and uncredited photographers. These depict puppets in the collection of Mangkunagara VII of Surakarta, a performance at Cianjur in West Java, and the dalang (puppeteer) Pa. Widiprajitno.

Content: 77 photographs (4 color) and contact prints of Wayang kulit (shadow) puppets, some taken in performance, by Alfred Hudson and uncredited photographers. Many of the characters derive from the Hindu epic, the Mahabharata.
Physical Description
Extent: 11.5 x 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035876-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166651
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035016-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166581
UUID: c8dd6a30-c5c0-012f-22b7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "From left: Rara Ireng (Sumbadra in youth) and Permadi (Ardjuna in youth). Heights respectively: 18-1/2" and 11-1/2"." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-91a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "From left: Rara Ireng (Sumbadra in youth) and Permadi (Ardjuna in youth). Heights respectively: 18-1/2" and 11-1/2"." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-91a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. From left: Rara Ireng (Sumbadra in youth) and Permadi (Ardjuna in youth). Heights respectively: 18-1/2" and 11-1/2". Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-91a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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From left: Rara Ireng (Sumbadra in youth) and Permadi (Ardjuna in youth). Heights respectively: 18-1/2" and 11-1/2".