Haks 525 Tantri

I Wayan Dayuh (1923–1966)

Date painted: 1937

Tantri, elephant

on reverse: 'Wj Dajuh 37' and 'Tjirita Tantri. Karena binatang besar atau Gadjah terlalu buasnja merusak hutan dari itu binatang jg ketjil memperstauan untuk membunuh binatang besar. Si bunu mendjalak dimata datang si burung siu pura mengembil si bungu beruauhanja (?)

38 by 28 cm
washed pen and ink on paper

Painted at: Batuan village

Previously in the Theo Meier Collection

Previously in the Leo Haks Collection

Collection of the Australian Museum

Depicts: Tantri