New Zealand 1855 – Samoa 1939

  • Samoa from 1891

Samoanerin [Samoan woman] 1897 Description: Outdoor portrait of Samoan woman in grass skirt with fan, long seed? necklace lying on a tapa cloth

Collection Title: Remembrances of a sojourn in the southseas on board S.M.S. Falke 1895/97 [Erinnerungen an einem aufenthalt in der sudsee an bord S.M.S. Falke 1895/97] [volume 1]
Page: 53
Place made: Independent State of Samoa
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: mounted on album page

Dimensions: image and sheet 10.4 h x 15.0 w cm album page 22.2 h x 29.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1775.1V.53
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 – 2007