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Charles KLEINGROTHE

Germany

photographer

  • worked Singapore 1889 worked Indonesia 1889-c.1925

J.B OBERNETTER MÜNCHEN

printmaker

Sumatra's O.K. c. 1903 - 1920 Description: Blue cloth covered portfolio, cover embossed with gold and white lettering, and a photogravure. Containing 1 title page, 1 map and 109 photogravures on 64 pages, each page has artist's credit, plate number and printer's credit. Titles are given in German, Dutch and/or English. The photographs mainly picture the various plantation industries that were established on Sumatra's east coast.
Place made: Sumatra, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, portfolios, Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3123.1-60

Provenance:
  • Leo Haks collection, Amsterdam, assembled between 1977– 2007.