B112 Story: Betara Kala devouring the moon.

Ida Bagus Ketut Diding (1910 - 1915–1990-01-10)

Date painted: 1937-09-23

SORCERERS DRAWING INSET; MAN; WORK; AGRICULTURE; SUBSISTENCE; NATURAL EVENT; CLIMB; SNAKE; VILLAGESCAPE; FOLIAGE-FILL BONNET-TURNED

Top C: A monster's head with open mouth and circular moon in it. On moon is woman weaving. Bottom R: men working in fields, pointing to moon. 2 men climb trees to beat drum.

ink on paper

Previously in the Bateson and Mead Collection

Private Collection Los Angeles