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Painting. Bali, Indonesia. 
© Australian Museum 
photographer: Emma Furno
 
Summary:
E074187 - 25/10/1976, painting, Kamasan, Klungkung District, Bali, Indonesia, Asia, Southeast
Item Name:
painting
Label:
This tabing (temple painting) on European cloth portrays offerings at the Besakih temple which, in Bali, is known as the ‘Mother Temple’ - the largest and most important temple on the island. The painting may have been a 1960s experiment in “modernism” by the leading artist Nyoman Mandera who subsequently returned to traditional style. Anthony Forge acquired the painting in 1971-72. Size: 104x77cm.
Place:
Kamasan
Region:
Klungkung District
Province/State:
Bali
Country:
Indonesia
Collection Area:
Asia, Southeast
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
25/10/1976
Registration Number:
E074187
Associated Stories:
The Anthony Forge Collection of Balinese Paintings
Paintings in the Temple
Anthony Forge: Biographical Sketch
Anthony Forge: Research in Bali, Indonesia
Images
1:
Painting. Bali, Indonesia. 
© Australian Museum 
photographer: Emma Furno
2:
E074187 Painting - Front, Bali, Indonesia, Southeast Asia 
© Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown