Johannes & Co.

commenced 1891 – 1934

photographic studio (organisation)

Joseph Johannes

Burma 1851 – 1919

  • JN Johannes working first as a jailer in Bassein and Akyo 1870s-1880s then as a photographer in Mandalay, Burma The studio name ran from 1891-1934 From Bombay to Shanghai Museum voor Volkenkunde, Rotterdam 1995 p100

not titled [street view] Description: view of developed street
Page: 44
Place made: Penang, Malaysia
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: cotton brown paper album page

Dimensions: image and sheet 15.2 h x 10.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2468.44.1
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.