Thursday, 22 March 2012

balinese old image

Philip Hanson Hiss, from his Bali book. published 194, London

Balinese girl and boy print, circa 1920

Balinese Girls-unknown data. more here
Balinese Princess-unknown data

balinese princess-unknown data

male Balinese tiger was shot and killed. published in Indonesian newspaper
50 years ago, and it was totally extinct in 1935. this photo circa 1925.
Balinese Tiger never been captured alive, in photos or video, or be seen in a zoo. :(

Kecak Dance. circa 1930

cock fighting in Bali. illustrated Bali Tourism. 1914

Anak Agung Ketut Karangasem or Gusti Ngurah Ketut Karangasem, Prince of Selaparang.
died in Cakranegara fight Dutch in 1894, during Lombok's war.

today is the silence day or Nyepi for Balinese Hindu. i go to Bali when i was a kid. i was amazed by their culture, art, and places.
there's still a lot of old pictures featuring Bali and its tourism..since when first discovered in 1597, Western eyes are open by its tropical eden and culture. here you can read the history of the first discovery Bali island in Dutch perspective. in here, you can find a lot of Bali image from time to time. in here, a few but interesting Balinese photos. 

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