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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] 1897 Description: Volume one of two. Bound album with lacquered cover, has 40 leaves and contains 79 albumen silver photographs. Some photographs carry a handwritten title on the album page in ink. This is a commemorative album, most of the photographs were taken in New Guinea.
Place made: China
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums,

Primary Insc: inlaid gold letters on front cover ,'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'
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1775.1V.1-61
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977– 2007.