George P. LEWIS, not titled [Malaysia frontispiece] Enlarge 1 /1

George LEWIS

England 1875 – 1939

  • worked Indonesia 1896-1916 Atelier Kurkdjian

not titled [Malaysia frontispiece] Description: coloured image of young girl in traditional garments inset on frontispiece with image of buffalo and man in blue lower left
Materials & Technique: photographs, prints, Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: printed text lower right in blue type, "MALAYSIA / see page 3702" printed text and illustration lower left in blue ink, "Frontispiece - Vol. V" printed text below inset photograph centre right in blue type, "Photo, G. P. Lewis"
Dimensions: image 12.8 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 24.1 h x 16.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2325
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.