Tony Argento

"Holy Man" Ubud, Bali Indonesia Black and White Figurative Photograph, 2000





The Holy Man or High Priest is called Ida Pedanda and belongs to the Brahmana High Caste in Balinese society. They preach, teach, and perform ceremonies. The Pedanda dresses all in white, hair held into a bun, a long white sash wrapped around the waist. The photograph is professionally dry-mounted to archival backing with archival matting and is framed in a black wood frame.


H 17 in. x W 21 in. x D .75 in.

Dimensions without Frame

H 8 in x W 10 in.