J. von PETZ & Co

commenced 1870 – 1890


not titled [studio portrait of two European girls, standing and sitting] c.1870 - 1890 Place made: Batavia, Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver carte-de-visite photograph Support: heavy card, discoloured

Primary Insc: Petz & Co Photographen Batavia (manufacturer's stamp)
Secondary Insc: Moes en Tante Nettie (?) (inscribed in pencil on reverse)
Dimensions: Image 9 h x 5.8 w cm Support 10 h x 6.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2971
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.