Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1863 – Sumatra, Indonesia 1922


  • 1884 Jakarta to Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia 1892

H. Kleinmann & Co.

publisher (organisation)

Kamponghuis met bewoners van de Menta Wei-Eilanden 1896 Description: translation: Kampong House with residents of the Menta-Wei Islands
Place made: East Sumatra, Indonesia
Creation Notes: date drawn from inscription on cover (NB refers to date of publication)
Materials & Technique: photographs, portfolios, cardboard; ink photo-lithograph Support: cream card

Primary Insc: printed on leaf beneath image lower centre in black inked type, "KAMPONGHUIS MET BEWONERS VAN DE MENTA WEI-EILANDEN / Uitgave van het Koloniaal Museum te Haarlem" credit printed on leaf bottom right in black inked type, "Lichtdruk van H. KLEINMANN & Co., Haarlem." text printed on leaf bottom right in black inked type, "Gedrukt op Normaalpapier 3. B. [No. 323'] van de K. N. P. te Maastricht"
Dimensions: image 16.1 h x 20.9 w cm leaf 24.6 h x 33.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3029.2
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks Collection, 1977 - 2007
  • Assembled Amsterdam, Holland.