71 993 Photographs Adam T 1878 1955
71 993 Photographs  Adam T  1878 1955
71 993 Photographs  Adam T  1878 1955
71 993 Photographs  Adam T  1878 1955
71 993 Photographs  Adam T  1878 1955
71 993 Photographs  Adam T  1878 1955
71/ 993 [Photographs]. Adam, T. (1878-1955). Album containing 188 mounted photographs, ±1925, between ±10x16 and 16x22 cm., also incl. 13 very large panoramic photographs (±15x85 cm.) on fold. lvs. (a few w. the photographer's ticket in lower right corner), contemp. cl. w. handpainted and nicely crafted leather onlay on both covers, obl. folio.

- Onlay on backcover loosening.

= Tassilo Adam was a German photographer and ethnologist. He owned a photographic studio in Yogyakarta from 1921-1926, after which he returned to Europe after contracting dysentery. This finely bound album presents a magnificent collection of images from i.a. Batavia, rural areas, kampongs, ricefields, monuments (i.a. the Borobudur) and natural wonders (i.a. Mount Bromo) of Java and Sumatra. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XLIV.

€ (4.000-6.000)