UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER, not titled [Indonesian performers, Wayang Wong with topeng] Enlarge 1 /1

UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

photographer

not titled [Indonesian performers, Wayang Wong with topeng] c 1930 Description: two men enacting a fight with daggers, man on left wears a topeng
Title Notes: NB Topeng is a wooden mask representing an important figure in the story.
Place made: Surakarta, Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph

Dimensions: image and sheet 28.8 h x 23.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2694
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks Collection: 1977 - 2007
  • Assembled Amsterdam, Holland.