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Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034).

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Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034).
Names
Holt, Claire (Collector)
Collection

Photographs of Indonesia.

Sulawesi (Celebes) : 1938 & [n.d.]: Taradja.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1938
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Topics
Indonesia
Dance
Notes
Content : 99 photographs, most taken in 1938 by Hans Evert, Claire Holt, and Rolf de Maré, of funerary rites, dance, people, scenery, and antiquities on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi (Celebes). Some were published in Holt's book Dance quest in Celebes (1939).

Content: The following dances, all of the Toraja people, are represented: Ma'randing, Ma'bugi, Ma'badong, Ma'marakka, Manganda, Ma'gellu, Manimbong, and Ma'kadoya-doya.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 pictures: 12 x 12 cm. and smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035876-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166651
RLIN/OCLC : NYPY887035686-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12166638
UUID: ce10a070-c5c1-012f-fe3f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1938: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1938. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d32b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 14, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d32b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1938). Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d32b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Taking dowm the coffin (top left); The bier with coffin on the ranté at Kondongan, Sa'adan Toradja funerary rites (Neg. C1033) (bottom left); Cylindrical coffin with solar design (allo) in bier awaiting entombment procession with wailing women. Sa'adan Toradja, Kondongan (Neg. C 1034).