Mooi Indies Painting
By Edwin Roseno
22 Mar 2010
Characteristics Sokaraja painting as "the sky must be clear, the water is always clear, flowing without turbulence" and the scene is always described as "mountain, paddy field with yellow rice, lake or river that flows".
In the history of modern Indonesian art, the style is called mooi indie style, incentive introduced by expatriates or foreign painters of Europe. They described the Dutch East Indies tropical nature with a pattern like that
In Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Some rickshaw (Becak) decorated with a painting as a tourist attraction. European people will judge as the exotic eastern culture, which has a selling price of tourism.And rickshaw paintings for decoration is in the image on the site south Alun alun