Kassian CÉPHAS

Indonesia 1845 – 1912

not titled [Men dancing] [Kedaten plate XIV [Men dancing]] 1888
Collection Title: In den kedaton te Jogjakarta, oepatjara ampilan (In the palace in Jogjakarta, ceremony with royal regalia)
Page: Pl. XIV
Place made: Jogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
Creation Notes: Photographs taken by Kassian Cephas at the court of Jogjakarta in 1884
Materials & Technique: photographs, collotype plate Support: mounted on cream board, boarder and plate number printed on board
Place Published: Leiden
Date Published: 1888

Edition Notes: Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1888. Special edition is red in colour for both the text and plate volumes. The standard edition volume is green in colour and smaller in the margins but with the collotypes the same size as the special edition. The text volume in the green edition is rare.
Dimensions: image and sheet 18.2 h x 27.4 w cm border 22.6 h x 31.8 w cm mount 37.8 h x 49.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.752.15
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977– 2007.