'A Symbol of Wisdom' by Djoko Sutrisno
The Balinese consider the Barong their primary protector. 'A Symbol of Wisdom' features the Barong Ket, a panther-like creature held as the king of spirits that fights a perpetual battle against the demon queen Rangda.
This piece is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
Djoko Sutrisno (1963) hails from a small Hindu village in the Nganjuk Regency of East Java. Djoko is a postwar & contemporary artist that has held dozens of local and international exhibitions throughout his career. His artwork graces the walls of galleries, government buildings, hotels, and personal residences all over the country as well as abroad. He now resides in Bali's artist community of Ubud, where he continues to produce masterpieces at his personal studio.
Materials - Acrylic on Canvas
Dimensions - 67" x 57" (170cm x 145cm)
Year - 2019