Entry no.:

V1 CC27 1995 AC0 000 N 004

Title:

The Wedding of Uncle Lion

Artist:

Anonymous

Year of creation:

Unknown

Photographer:

Henry Glassie

Copyright info:

All rights reserved by Henry Glassie

Date Photo Taken:

1990s (probably 1995)

Location:

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Resolution info:

N/A

Source:

Glassie, Henry. “The Pictorial System.” In Art and life in Bangladesh, 433-437. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. ; This photo is used in this archive with permission taken from the photographer/author

Notes:

Used as the cover of seatback upholstery

Subjects:

Animal, Wedding, Anthropomorphism, Tradition, Folklore, Forest, Lion, Tiger, Deer, Music, Rabbit

Bibliographical Reference/s:

Glassie, Henry. “The Pictorial System.” In Art and life in Bangladesh, 433-437. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997.

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