Java commenced 1857 – 1908

photographic studio

not titled [tea sorting room] Place made: Preanger, Bandung, Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: studio stamp on image bottom right blind embossed, "PHOTOGRAPHIEEN VAN NED-INDIE / BATAVIA / W&P" [in circular stamp]
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on verso lower centre in faint hand scripted pencil, "Tea - [illeg]... / Preanger" inscribed on verso lower left in pencil, "244."
Dimensions: image 18.7 h x 23.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2829
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.