LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2017

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES 

RAJBANCHI

General link of the Exhibition

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-galerie-le-toit-du-monde-le-ramayana-exhibition/

PARIS

Mairie du VIe arrdt

Salle du Vieux-Colombier

Place Saint-Sulpice

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du 13 au 30 janvier

2017

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Galerie le Toit du Monde 

http://www.letoitdumonde.net/

presents

an exhibition of 90 Rajbanchi masks

(Southern Nepal-North India)

used during Ramayana performances.

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. II

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. III

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. IV

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. V

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. VI

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. VII

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. VII

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. VIII

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI. Paris. Mairie du VIe arrdt Salle du Vieux-Colombier Place Saint-Sulpice. Photo Courtesy of Galerie le Toit du Monde, Paris. IX

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Photo Courtesy

Galerie Le Toit du Monde

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-galerie-le-toit-du-monde-francois-pannier-paris/

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ETHNOFLORENCE

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West Bengal

Gomira Masks

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A Collection of Mask from Rajbansi people, West Bengal and other ethnic groups. IGRMS Bhopal. Photo Credit David Var der Elst.

General link

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-west-bengal-gomira-dance/

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West Bengal

Gambhira Masks

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India West Bengal Gambhira Mask

General link, click the link below:

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-west-bengal-gambhira-dance/

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ETHNOFLORENCE

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia

vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush

Nuovi Allestienti al Museo di Antropologia 

di Firenze

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia, Museo di Etnografia e Antropologia di Firenze. Photo Credit Ethnoflorence

Visit the page, click the link below: https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/alti-sentieri-dasia-vita-cultura-e-miti-dei-popoli-dellhindu-kush/

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES RAJBANCHI

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 2016

no. 1001

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LE RAMAYANA RACONTE’ PAR LES MASQUES 

RAJBANCHI

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Ramayana Mask. Photo Credit © Galerie Le Toit du Monde, Paris

Mairie du VIe arrdt

Salle du Vieux-Colombier

Place Saint-Sulpice

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du 13 au 30 janvier

2017

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Galerie le Toit du Monde 

http://www.letoitdumonde.net/

will present

an exhibition of 90 Rajbanchi masks

(Southern Nepal-North India)

used during Ramayana performances.

This exhibition had received the patronage of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, of the Ministero dei Beni e delle Attivita’ Culturali e del Turismo Italiano and of the French National Commission for UNESCO, of the Universita’ Ca’Foscari Venezia – Dipartimento di Studi sull’Asia e sull’Africa Mediterranea »

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The Exhibition will travel from April to June 2017 at the

Museo Orientale in Venice (Italy)

in the Pesaro Palace on the Grand Canal, and at the end of the year at the

Museum of the Bernard and Caroline de Watteville Foundation, in Crans-Montana, Switzerland.

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A bilingual catalog will be published on this occasion.

A first guided tour will take place on January 13 at 3 pm.

On 18 January at 3 pm, Amina Taha Hussein Okada, Curator-in-Chief of the Indian Arts Section of the Guimet Museum, will present a conference on the theme.

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https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-galerie-le-toit-du-monde-le-ramayana-exhibition/

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IGRMS BHOPAL Picture of the open air & indoor exhibition permanent collection Masks & Dodhro Banam

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008-2016

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Mask of Kinnouri Kinnor (Himachal Pradesh)

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IGRMS BHOPAL

Picture of the open air & indoor exhibition

permanent collection Masks & Dodhro Banam

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Photo courtesy of David Van der Elst

 

 Bhopal – India

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Photo courtesy of

David Van der Elst

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-david-van-der-elst/

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A collection of Masks from Rajbansi people, West Bengal and and other ethnic groups

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Chhau Masks, West Bengal

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A collection of Masks from folk communities of Purulla, West Bengal

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CONTEMPORARY TRIBAL PAINTINGS FROM INDIA

DAVID VAN DER ELST

COLLECTION AND EXPERIENCES

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VISIT THE WEB SITE 

CLICK THE LINK BELOW

https://tribalpaintingsfromindia.wordpress.com/

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INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA MASK GALLERY INAUGURATION 2016 & PRESS CLIPPINGS

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2016

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INDIAN MUSEUM KOLKATA

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Indian Museum Kolakata – Mask Gallery –

MASK GALLERY

INAUGURATION

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DISTRIBUTION OF MASK

WEST BENGAL

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Distribution of the Masks in West Bengal – Indian Museum Kolakata – Mask Gallery –

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GAMBHIRA, CHOU, TIBETAN INFLUENCES, GAMIRA or GOMIRA

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PRESS CLIPPINGS

ON THE EVENT

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http://epaperbeta.timesofindia.com/Article.aspx?eid=31812&articlexml=Museum-mask-gallery-gets-new-look-28092016004014

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GENERAL LINKS GOMIRA & GAMBHIRA MASKS IN ETHNOFLORENCE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-west-bengal-gomira-dance/

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https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-west-bengal-gambhira-dance/

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FOLLOW THE INDIAN MUSEUM OF KOLKATA

CLICK THE LINK BELOW

https://www.facebook.com/groups/friendsofindianmuseum/

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FOLLOW THE DARICHA FOUNDATION

CLICK THE LINK BELOW

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STAY IN TOUCH WITH US

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(Mask no 232)

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

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Old Humla Mask Nepal

ETHNOFLORENCE

2008-2016

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 AN INTERDISCIPLINARY POINT OF VIEW

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In This Number

1

An interesting old Humla Mask

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West Bengal Village Story: Gomira Masks

3

Early bibliography… The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India, 1916.

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Old Humla Mask

vintage postcards and early bibliography. a selected iconography

Nepal

(Mask Inventory no. 181)

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Frontal view

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vintage postcards and early bibliography. a selected iconography

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Back side of the mask

vintage postcards and early bibliography. a selected iconography

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Village Story

Kushmandi Wooden  

GOMIRA MASKS

vintage postcards and early bibliography. a selected iconography

Gomira Crowned Mask. West Bengal, India.

http://ruralcrafthub.com/hubs/dakshin-dinajpur/

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https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-west-bengal-gomira-dance/

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EARLY BIOGRAPHY

A SELECTED ICONOGRAPHY

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THE TRIBES AND CASTES OF THE CENTRAL PROVINCES OF INDIA

RUSSEL

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LONDON

1916

VOLL. 1

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Representing a tiger at the Muharram festival

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Image of Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth, the consort of Vishnu, with attendant.

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DASARI RELIGIOUS MENDICANT

WITH DISCUS

AND CONCH-SHELL

OF VISHNU

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FROM THE ETHNOFLORENCE BLOG ARCHIVE

CATEGORIES  COLLECTION

“AIYANAR VILLAGE GODS OF SOUTH INDIA”

PAGES

STARTING FROM HERE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/aiyanar-village-gods-of-south-india/

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STAY IN TOUCH WITH US

vintage postcards and early bibliography. a selected iconography

(Mask no 226)

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

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ANCIENT NEPALESE MONKEY MASK (mask no 79)

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Gomira Mask,  Western Bengal, India.

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In This Number:

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Ancient Nepalese Terai Monkey mask

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Tribal Cultural Museum Pune

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ANCIENT NEPALESE MONKEY MASK
(mask no 79)

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Anciente Nepalese Monkey Mask. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda // Card no 79. I

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Anciente Nepalese Monkey Mask. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda // Card no 79. Ii

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Tribal Research and Training Institute

Tribal Cultural Museum

Pune

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. I

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. II

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. III

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. IV

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. V

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. VI

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Tribal Research and Training Institute Tribal Cultural Museum Pune. Photo Credit Birendra Pani. VII

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NEPAL THE GURKHAS MYSTERIOUS LAND by HENRY BALLANTINE NEW YORK J. SELWIN TAIT AND SONS 1895

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Gomira Mask, West Bengal, India.

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2008-2016

AN INTERDISCIPLINARY POINT OF VIEW

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BARDIPADA 

TRIBAL ART MUSEUM

GUJARAT

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Vintage Postcards and Early Bibliography.

A selected iconography

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NEPAL 

THE GURKHAS MYSTERIOUS LAND

by

HENRY BALLANTINE

NEW YORK

J. SELWIN TAIT AND SONS

1895

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Lama Doctor and his Hocus Pocus

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Top of Swayambhunatha Hill and Shrine

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Specimen of elaborate wood carving

Khatmandu temple

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Bhuddist priestess preaching before the Monastery

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Blood-Thirsty God Bhairub

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A Nepal Princess and Her Slave Girls

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Lama or Bhuddist Priest at his Devotions.

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Patan Shrines

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Palace at Bhatgaon

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THE BUDDHISM OF TIBET OR LAMAISM L. AUSTINE WADDEL London 1895

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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INDIA WEST BENGAL GOMIRA MASK ?type=3&theater

2008-2016

AN INTERDISCIPLINARY POINT OF VIEW

N.976

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Sash of carved Human Bones worn by Lamas in Necromancy.

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Vintage Postcards and Early Bibliography.

A selected iconography

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THE

BUDDHISM OF TIBET

OR

LAMAISM

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with it’s mystic, cults, symbolism and mythlogy, and in its relation to Indian Buddhism

by

L. AUSTINE WADDEL

London

W.H.ALLEN & CO., LIMITED

1895

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Insigna and Weapons of Gods

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Some Actors in the Mysthic Play

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Dance of the Death-Demns in Hemis Monastery

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The Religion King-Devil

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Some Masks

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Lion Dance

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Actors of the Visvantara Play

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Some Actors of the Play of Nan-sa

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