UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER, page XXVII [Pilger aus Pontianak (West-Borneo) ] Enlarge 1 /1

UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

page XXVII [Pilger aus Pontianak (West-Borneo) ] c 1889
Collection Title: not titled [portfolio of 23 portraits from Sumatra]
Page: 5
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: XXVII Pilger aus Pontianak (West-Borneo) links ein dort ansassiger Araber aus Hadhramaut
Dimensions: support 36.8 h x 27.4 w cm image 19.2 h x 22.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3116.5
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.