C. B. NIEUWENHUIS, not titled [crowded shipping dock with wreckage] Enlarge 1 /1


Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1863 – Sumatra, Indonesia 1922


  • 1884 Jakarta to Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia 1892

not titled [crowded shipping dock with wreckage] Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: photographic paper

Primary Insc: photographer's credit lower left corner in negative white lettering, "C. NIEUWENHUIS. MEDAN."
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on verso centre in pencil, "SUMATRA"
Dimensions: image and sheet 16.2 h x 23.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2441
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.