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Mentawai Islands. Sipoera ISland. Typical of coastline, highest point about 30 meters, very low on horizon. Vegetation is not terribly high [top left]; Sioeban Bay, looking north. Dry palm leaf with tobacca in it [bottom left]; Sioeban Bay, Sipoera [right]. Photographer: Paul Fejos.

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Names
Holt, Claire (Collector)
Collection

Photographs of Indonesia.

Mandura, Maluku Islands, Mentawai Islands, Nusa Tenggara.

Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Topics
Indonesia
Dance
Notes
Content : 11 photographs of dances and antiquities from the Indonesian island of Madura. Dances represented are the pencak, a circumcision procession photographed by Claire Holt in 1933, and the Karapan.

Content : 14 photographs of dances and antiquities from the Maluku Islands, formerly called the Moluccas. Dances include the Cakalele and the Tabar.

Content : 17 photographs of the Mentawai Islands by Paul Feros, including 3 of an initiation dance from Sipora Island.

Content : 30 photographs of dances and antiquities from the Nusa Tenggara chain, including the Gawi dance from the island of Flores and horse dances from the Island of Sumba.

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Physical Description
Extent: 2 pictures: 12 x 16.5 cm., 16.5 x 12 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035876-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166651
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035535-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166625
UUID: ba69cb10-c5c1-012f-0fb9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mentawai Islands. Sipoera ISland. Typical of coastline, highest point about 30 meters, very low on horizon. Vegetation is not terribly high [top left]; Sioeban Bay, looking north. Dry palm leaf with tobacca in it [bottom left]; Sioeban Bay, Sipoera [right]. Photographer: Paul Fejos." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ccbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mentawai Islands. Sipoera ISland. Typical of coastline, highest point about 30 meters, very low on horizon. Vegetation is not terribly high [top left]; Sioeban Bay, looking north. Dry palm leaf with tobacca in it [bottom left]; Sioeban Bay, Sipoera [right]. Photographer: Paul Fejos." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ccbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Mentawai Islands. Sipoera ISland. Typical of coastline, highest point about 30 meters, very low on horizon. Vegetation is not terribly high [top left]; Sioeban Bay, looking north. Dry palm leaf with tobacca in it [bottom left]; Sioeban Bay, Sipoera [right]. Photographer: Paul Fejos. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ccbf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Mentawai Islands. Sipoera ISland. Typical of coastline, highest point about 30 meters, very low on horizon. Vegetation is not terribly high [top left]; Sioeban Bay, looking north. Dry palm leaf with tobacca in it [bottom left]; Sioeban Bay, Sipoera [right]. Photographer: Paul Fejos.