B530 Ritual: cremation preparation and burning.

Ida Bagus Nyoman Ceta (1912–)

Date painted: 1937-09-05

CREMATION; BLACK-FILL; FIRE; FIREWOOD; STEPS; WORK; MAN; WOMAN BEARING; KRAUSE-BACK (so that guy in lower right has his head impossibly turned, while back muscles remain interesting.)

Picture divided into two parts: before and after the firing of a crema-tion vessel, an ox; first drawing, vessel being prepared in small pavil-ion; second picture, bull burning.

ink on paper

Previously in the Bateson and Mead Collection

Private Collection Los Angeles