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West Java. Popular show.

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Holt, Claire (Collector)

Photographs of Indonesia

Java, East and West: Dances (Miscellaneous)

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1969 (Approximate)
Place: Indonesia
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEB 87-288
Content: 14 photographs, by Claire Holt, the Koloniaal Instituut of Amsterdam, and uncredited photographers, of dance in East Java. Subjects include the Gandrung, Reog, Singa barong, and Topeng.
Content: 19 photographs by Claire Holt and others of West Javanese (Sundanese) dance, including dancing musicians playing angklungs (bamboo instruments), the Butterfly dance, Pencak, popular shows, street dancing, Topeng, and Wayang Wong.
Content: An old print illustrating the Serimpi, from d'Eerste Boeck (1597), one of the first Dutch books about Java, is reproduced. The dancer Wisnu Wardhana is shown in the Klono dance.
Physical Description
Extent: 13.5 x 22.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166651
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY887035511-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166623
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 734c2da0-c5c1-012f-7c84-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "West Java. Popular show." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1969. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c58d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "West Java. Popular show." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c58d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1969). West Java. Popular show. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-c58d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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West Java. Popular show.