commenced 1886 – 1897


Kawa Idjen [photographer at volcano pool] c 1921 Description: possibly Geo P Lewis O Kurkdjian's assistant and later chief photographer of Kurkdjian studio 1903-16

Collection Title: "Herinneringen aan Insulinde"
Page: 43/43
Place made: Surabaya, Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, Photography Gelatin Silver print Support: photograph mounted to black card and pasted into album

Primary Insc: Kawa Idjen [typeset in gold lettering below photograph]
Dimensions: image 22.7 h x 16.6 w cm page 30.8 h x 48 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3122.43
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks Collection, 1977 - 2007. Assembled Amsterdam, Holland.