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E074162 Painting - Front, Bali, Indonesia, Southeast Asia 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown
 
Summary:
E074162 - 25/10/1976, painting, Kamasan, Klungkung District, Bali, Indonesia, Asia, Southeast
Item Name:
painting
Label:
This painting on thick Balinese cloth was probably painted in the late 19th century in the Balinese village of Kamasan. The artist is unknown. The subject of the painting is uncertain; it could be Munur Gunung (Shaking of the Mountain) or Samudra manthana (Churning the Milky Ocean), stories from the Puranas, ancient Indian religious texts. Size: 161x116cm.
Keywords:
textile
Place:
Kamasan
Region:
Klungkung District
Province/State:
Bali
Country:
Indonesia
Collection Area:
Asia, Southeast
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
25/10/1976
Registration Number:
E074162
Associated Stories:
The Anthony Forge Collection of Balinese Paintings
Paintings in the Temple
Anthony Forge: Biographical Sketch
Anthony Forge: Research in Bali, Indonesia
Images
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E074162 Painting - Front, Bali, Indonesia, Southeast Asia 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown
2:
E074162 Painting - Detail, Bali, Indonesia, Southeast Asia 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown