I Dewa Ketut Baru, active -, 46 works
Baru claims to have never had contact with any Western painters (most probably referring to Bonnet and Spies). He did however sell his paintings to tourists at Sanur. He was not a member of the Pita Maha. There are twenty-six paintings by him in the Bateson-Mead Commission. He worked extensively in the 1950s.
Baru had received three years of education at a Dutch elementary school and could speak Malay. He also danced in the gambuh. In later life he became a healer (balian) and studied classical Balinese (H. Geertz 1994: 102). Hildred Geertz has Baru been born circa 1926.
Student: I Dewa Ayu Budiati
Student: I Dewa Made Mudita
Student: I Dewa Ketut Nadi
Student: I Dewa Made Dana
Student: I Dewa Ketut Labdakarya
Student: I Dewa Made Kardi
Student: I Dewa Putu Berata
Daughter: I Dewa Ayu Budiati
Son: I Dewa Made Mudita
Son: I Dewa Ketut Nadi
Nephew: I Dewa Made Dana
Nephew: I Dewa Ketut Labdakarya
Nephew: I Dewa Made Kardi
Brother: I Dewa Putu Berata
B078 Sorcery: witches (leyak) carrying off babies. One is giving baby's intes-tines to a dog to eat. Episode from Aji Darma story. Aji Darma is the dog.
B081 Story: Sang Aji Darma: the scene where he is sleeping with his wife and listening to the lizards talking to each other.