Balinese Masks

Balinese Masks

Number of page: 128
Author: Judy Slattum
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Category: Antiques & Collectibles

The unique and stunning masks used in Balinese rituals are explored in great detail in Balinese Masks.Masked performances are an ancient and integral part of Balinese rituals and are much more than mere spectacles for audiences. The masks serve both as visual aids in the portrayal of Bali’s courtly legends and as harnessers of invisible forces. As

About The Author

Hildred Geertz is professor emeritus of anthropology at Princeton University.