UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHERATELIER O KURKDJIAN, not titled [unknown family and memory album] Enlarge 1 /2
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UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

ATELIER O KURKDJIAN

commenced 1886 – 1897

(organisation)

not titled [unknown family and memory album] c 1913 - 1920 Place made: Java, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, Photography gelatin silver prints Support: brown embossed leatherette cover . thick grey card pages with tan cloth-taped spine.

Primary Insc: various handwritten inscription in ink below or above photographs depict the scenes.
Secondary Insc: a number of photographs towards the back of the album contain 'souvenir' photos by Atelier Kukdjian. Inscriptions on reverse read: Origineele opname door N.V Photografisch Atelier Kurkdjian Soeroebaia-Java
Dimensions: album closed 29.0 h x 38.5 w x 2.0 d cm album page 28.0 h x 37.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.3230.1-15
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks Collection, 1977 - 2007. Assembled Amsterdam, Holland.