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Creator:
Kurkdjian Studio  Search this
Extent:
3 Prints (albumen, unmounted)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Albumen prints
Place:
Indonesia
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Three 19th/early 20th century prints: 1 umounted albumen print of a rural cave scene of Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 22 x 29.2 cm.; 1 umounted albumen print of an urban street scene in Indonesia by Ohannes Kurkdjian. 20.2 x 26.7 cm.; 1 albumen studio portrait of an Indonesian woman by an unknown photographer. 21.8 x 17.6 cm.
Arrangement:
One flat box.
Biographical / Historical:
Ohannes Kurkdjian 1851 - 1903 was an Armenian photographer active in Indonesia at the turn of the century. His company, O. Kurkdjian & Co. was a major studio in Surabaya producing scenic views as well as studio portraits. The studio continued well after Kurkdjian's death in 1903.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2017.08
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Albumen prints
Identifier:
FSA.A2017.08
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3ad6c8e0d-06a6-4444-ae0c-615376599d4e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a2017-08