Balinese dancer. It's the hands that are so special in this dance. Fingers must be able to bend waay back.
Iklan Honda Christine Hakim
Java school. 1920.
Indonesia ~ Sumatera, Nais | Studio portrait of two women from South Nias in dance costume. ca 1892 - 1922 | ©Christiaan Benjamin Nieuwenhuis
1885 Indonesia » Javanese Dance
Indonesia ~ West Sumatra | Minangkabau (Orang Padang / Minang) woman. | ca. 1929.
A b usually holds my interest through it's high contrast, but I love the softness of the midtone grays in this exotic photo. Photo by André Roosevelt
Royal women from Lampung, Sumatra. How's that for a headdress?
Warong (food stall) in Batavia (Jakarta) 1915
Helicak, build from lambreta scooter, one of the favorite , Jakarta tempo doeloe