St. Paul, Minnesota, USA 1862 – 1922

photographic studio

Crossing the Solo River on a ferry, Java 1903 Description: Bengawan Solo (Bengawan is the old Indonesian word for river) is the longest river in Java, running for approximately 540km)
Title Notes: title adapted from inscription
Place made: Java, Indonesia
Creation Notes: date drawn from inscription
Materials & Technique: photographs, cardboard; ink; paper photo-lithographs, printed in colour from photographic negatives views, stereograph Support: publishers printed green cardboard

Dimensions: 2 elements, each (approx.) 7.9 h x 7.6 w cm support 8.8 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2664
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks Collection: 1977 - 2007
  • Assembled in Amsterdam, Holland.