Java commenced 1857 – 1908

Vues de Java, photographies par Woodbury & Page [Views of Java, photographs by Woodbury & Page] 1865-1875 Description: Brown cloth covered portfolio, titled on cover with gold lettering, contains 24 loose albumen silver photographs each mounted on cream card. Besides Java, the album contains images of Banda, Borneo, Timor and Sumatra.
Place made: Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, portfolios albumen prints, 24 albumen silver photographs, brown leather, cloth and cardboard presentation box with marbled sides and gold embossing. albumen

Primary Insc: Titled on front cover centre in gold embossed lettering "VUES DE JAVA / PHOTOGRAPHIEES / PAR WOODBURY & PAGE".
Dimensions: box open 34.6 h x 90.6 w x 3.5 d cm box closed 34.6 h x 45.6 w x 3.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1777.1-25
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977– 2007.