Johannes & Co.

commenced 1891 – 1934

photographic studio (organisation)

not titled [King Thibaw, Queen Supayalat and her sister Princess Supayaji, Royal Palace, Mandalay] original negative date before1885 printed later Description: studio portrait of two Burmese women and one man, exposed in an oval
Page: 28
Place made: Mandalay, Burma (Myanmar)
Creation Notes: mnay copies of this image appear to have come from prints made in 1885 off a glass negative found in the palace in Rangoon by British officers
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: cotton brown paper album page

Primary Insc: inscribed on image bottom centre in negative white letters, "NO 25"
Dimensions: image and sheet 9.9 h x 14.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2468.28.1
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.