Samoanerin [Samoan woman] 1897 Description: Studio portrait of a Samoan woman, bare chest, shell chocker and headdress of ferns. Two photographs share the same album page: Mataafa junior [top photograph] | Samoanerin [Samoan woman] [bottom photograph]

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: Pg. [81]
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: mounted on album page
Dimensions: image and sheet 10.0 h x 15.1 w cm album page 29.4 h x 22.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1775.1V.60.2
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 – 2007