'Melasti, March to the Sea II' (diptych) - Expressionist Landscape Painting (Diptych) Curate

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Melasti March to the Sea II Expressionist Landscape Painting (Diptych)

Working on two brilliant canvases, S. Basuki depicts the Melasti ceremony as... more

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Working on two brilliant canvases, S. Basuki depicts the Melasti ceremony as verdant rice fields welcome villagers in their procession toward the shore. During Melasti, all religious objects, called pratima (meaning "things which symbolize God") as well as sacred statues are taken to the seashore to be purified. The Balinese believe that the sea is the dwelling place of the God Siwa, who destroys and dissolves all evil spirits — thus the sea becomes the most appropriate place to conduct this purification.

  • 0.52 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • Each canvas (2): 40 cm W x 30 cm H
  • Each canvas (2): 15.75" W x 11.75" H

  • Acrylic on canvas
  • Arrives unframed
  • Unstretched
  • Signed by the artist
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Java

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Bali and Java