Charls, van Es & Co

commenced 1888 /1892 – 1930

photographic studio (organisation)

not titled [portrait of brother and sister] c. 1905 Description: studio portrait
Place made: Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia
Creation Notes: date drawn from similar portrait works with same stamp (they had several styles) on KITLV
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: thick gray card

Primary Insc: studio stamp on support below image lower right in embossed gold, "Chalrs & Co / SEMERANG, JAVA."
Dimensions: image 9.8 h x 14.9 w cm plate-mark 11.4 h x 16.9 w cm support 19.0 h x 22.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2832
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.