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Collection

Bali, Indonesia

Title
Pair of Wayang puppets
Place of origin
BaliIndonesia
Cultural origin
Hills above Ubud
Year
circa 1970
Media category
Leatherwork
Materials used
buffalo hide, paint
Dimensions

a. 45.0cm (puppet only) b. 40.0cm (puppet only):

a - puppet - Vishnu; 65.3 cm

b - puppet - Arjuna; 60 cm

Credit
Gift of J.A & H.D Sterling 2005
Accession number
103.2005.1-2
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Claire Holt, Art in Indonesia: continuities and change, New York, 1967. General reference

Urs. Ramseyer, The art and culture of Bali, 'Elements of South Balinese Wayang Kulit Iconography', Singapore, 1986. General reference

Exhibition history (1)

Symbols and Ceremonies: Indonesian Textile Traditions, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 2006–28 May 2006