A daily sight in Batavia [The' Grand Hotel Java' on Rijswijk (now Jalan Veteran) in Jakarta c1890 Place made: Jakarta, Special Capital Territory of Jakarta, Indonesia
Creation Notes: “Java Hotel” changed hands effective as at 1 January 1886 and that the new owners changed the name to the “Grand Hotel Java” from that date. Information from Scott Merrillees March 2014
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Dimensions: image and sheet 21.4 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2052
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.