Museum Ratna Wartha in Bali
There are murals I Gusti Nyoman Lempad. Monster. Some parts were damaged. Colors disappear with time. In the work of Anak Agung Gede there Holding, Milk for the spirits of mothers and fathers (1939). This is Castle Painting. There is a mythology of Bali. There Bima. Garuda, Leak, and puppet stories. However, there are also pictures of young girls shirtless, bathe in the pond.
According to Jean Couteau, a researcher-cum-writer of France, in the book Museum Puri Paintings, Puri collection Painting a renewal eyewitness painting and sculpture in Bali. This update occurred during the Dutch East Indies. Balinese artists to the art of the 19th century to serve the purposes of religious rituals or aristocracy. When the Balinese kingdoms conquered Holland, the influence of foreigners was slowly entering into Bali. Colonialism made Balinese art changed. The art is even more prevalent with the development of tourism of Bali in the 1920s.
"Now his collection of more than 200 pieces of painting, sculpture there may be 80's," said Tjokorda Good Astika, director of the Museum Puri Paintings. The collection is mostly collected Rudolf Bonnet. Talk Puri Paintings must talk about Bonnet, Walter Spies, and Tjokorda Agung Sukawati - triad plays a major role in the renewal of Balinese art.