C. B. NIEUWENHUIS, Sumatra's West kust. Spoorbaan (tandrad) Padang Pandjang einde 1e tunnel waarboven weg voor gewoon verkeer Enlarge 1 /1

C. NIEUWENHUIS

Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1863 – Sumatra, Indonesia 1922

photographer

  • 1884 Jakarta to Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia 1892

Sumatra's West kust. Spoorbaan (tandrad) Padang Pandjang einde 1e tunnel waarboven weg voor gewoon verkeer Description: [railway line and tunnel adjacent to river]
Title Notes: title drawn from inscription on verso
Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: photographic paper

Primary Insc: photographer's credit lower right corner in white negative lettering, "C. NIEUWENHUIS, PADANG"
Secondary Insc: titled on verso top centre in ink, "Sumatra's West kust. Spoorbaan (tandrad) Padang Pandjang einde 1e tunnel waarboven weg voor gewoon verkeer"
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on verso upper left corner in pencil, "D.R. oui" inscribed bottom centre in pencil, "heid 18 1/2"
Dimensions: image 21.7 h x 27.9 w cm sheet 22.0 h x 28.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2439
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.