Prof. Dr. C. (Christiaan) Snouck Hurgronje

Oosterhout Netherlands 1857 – Leiden, Netherlands 1936

  • Mecca 1884 Indonesia 1889 -1906?

page XXVIII [Pilger aus Sambas )Borneo)] c 1889
Collection Title: not titled [portfolio of 23 portraits from Sumatra]
Page: 6
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: XXVIII Pilger aus Sambas (Borneo) hinter den Pilgern steht der Wakil (Bevollmachtigte) des Schechs.
Dimensions: support 36.8 h x 27.4 w cm image 18.7 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3116.6
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977 - 2007.