Prof. Dr. C. (Christiaan) Snouck Hurgronje

Oosterhout Netherlands 1857 – Leiden, Netherlands 1936

  • Mecca 1884 Indonesia 1889 -1906?

plate 2: schech fur Malaiische pilger c 1889
Collection Title: not titled [portfolio of 23 portraits from Sumatra]
Page: 3 / 2
Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Creation Notes: photographs shot c 1889 but portfolio printed later, as suggested by the gleatin silver prints and typesetting.
Materials & Technique: photographs, portfolios, gelatin silver photograph Support: thick white album card

Primary Insc: XXIII haupt der scheche fur Malaische pilger
Dimensions: support 36.8 h x 27.4 w cm image 2 12.8 h x 9.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3116.3.2
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.