Collection Number 67
Title Tarian Ledek/ Ledek Dance
Time 1990 Circa
Time Acquisition 1996
Place Solo, Central Java, Indonesia
Place of Acquisition Taman Hiburan Rakyat, Solo, Central Java, Indonesia
Name Painter (Place and Year of Birth-Death) Unknown
Size 62cm x 43cm
Category (Sub-Category) Folk Art
Current Location Vietnam Museum of Ethnology (VME) Permanent Exhibition “Indonesian Glass Paintings: The Collection of O‘ong Maryono and Rosalia Sciortino” Link: tranh-kinh-indonesia-en-us/
Description The painting portrays ledek dancers with musicians. The ledek dance is a folk entertainment dance, in which the female ledek dancers perform at a feast following a harvest. The men often join the dancers in this communal dance, while the rest of the community, men, women and children, look on and cheer, in praise of the good harvest (Quoted from