Photo by Leo Haks

Haks 024 Adiparwa

Depicts the Adiparwa narrative

I Dewa Kompyang Ketut Kandel Ruka, active 1935 - 1965, 34 works

Painted in Batuan

'In het Bosch' people and animals in jungle, mythological, hunting, birds, monkey, tiger, blowpipe, bow and arrow. Has extensive annotation in Malay and Dutch annotation on the back, including artist's name. Paper has watermark 'Schleicher & Schull'
Burning of the Kandarwa forest, from the Adiparwa, showing Arjuna and Kresna in the forest, with Twalen and Mredah
50 cm x 75 cm
washed pen and ink, crayon and watercolour on paper.