Wijnand Kerkhoff

Amsterdam 1886 – Indonesia? 1974

  • based in Oost-Priangan, West Java

not titled [Wajang orang large group] c. 1938 - c. 1940
Collection Title: "Officieele Vereeniging voor Toeristenverkeer", Kerkhoff, Wijnand Elbert
Page: 2/1
Place made: West Java, Indonesia
Creation Notes: http://www.spaarnestadphoto.nl, then go to 'search' and type in 'kerkhoff' all the images that come up are dated c. 1937-8
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: brown paper

Primary Insc: photographer's stamp embossed in white letters on print, "WIJNAND KERKHOFF / FOTOGRAAF."
Secondary Insc: photographer's stamp bottom right in black ink, "WIJNAND KERKHOFF / FOTOGRAAF / Reis enpostadres Tjiaadjoes. / Nadruk verboden. Copyright.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on page in black ink below photograph left alligned with edge of photograph, "Wajang orang (opnamev/d. lakon "Katjatrenggani.")
Dimensions: image 13.6 h x 22.4 w cm page 22.4 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2429.2
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks Collection: 1977 - 2007