Story Cloths of Bali
ISBN10: 1580084877 ISBN13: 9781580084871 Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Nov 30 2004 Pages: 144 Weight: 2.20lbs. Height: 10.25" Width: 10.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
For thousands of years, Balinese textile artists have adorned simple cloths with elaborate embroidered depictions of classic folk epics. these colourful pieces offer insight into the storytelling tradition in Bali while reminding us that ancient universal themes of morality, man versus nature, and triumph over adversity are very relevant today.