Charls & Co

commenced 1885 – 1930


not titled [hand coloured studio portrait of young boy holding stick] c 1893 Place made: Semarang, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, cardboard; colour dyes; paper; photographic emulsion gelatin silver photograph, carte-de-visite, hand-coloured in colour dyes Support: Thick cardboard

Primary Insc: Charls & Co Photographen Semarang Bodjong
Secondary Insc: Landgekleurd (?) Charls & Co Bodjong Semarang Java
Dimensions: Image 14.4 h x 9.9 w cm Support 16.8 h x 10.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2904
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.