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E074189 Painting - Front, Bali, Indonesia, Southeast Asia 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - Photographer Unknown
 
Summary:
E074189 - 25/10/1976, painting, Kamasan, Klungkung District, Bali, Indonesia, Asia, Southeast
Item Name:
painting
Label:
This langse (a painting that screens the raised temple bed on which offerings are placed) on European cloth depicts a battle scene in the Ramayana, the ancient Sanskrit epic. The artist is unknown, but the langse is attributed to the Balinese village of Kamasan c. 1972. It was acquired by Anthony Forge in 1971-72. Size: 186x86cm.
Place:
Kamasan
Region:
Klungkung District
Province/State:
Bali
Country:
Indonesia
Collection Area:
Asia, Southeast
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
25/10/1976
Registration Number:
E074189
Associated Stories:
The Anthony Forge Collection of Balinese Paintings
Paintings in the Temple
Anthony Forge: Biographical Sketch
Anthony Forge: Research in Bali, Indonesia