Java - Woodbury & Page C. 1850-60

JAVA WOODBURY (WALTER BENTLEY) and JAMES PAGE. Two albums comprising a total of 60 topographical views and portraits in Java, predominantly in and around Batavia, together with 29 loose photographs, also from the Woodbury & Page studio, a few

Portret van een Minangkabau jongen en meisje in traditionele kleding in Batipoe., Christiaan Benjamin Nieuwenhuis, 1890 - 1912

Portret van een Minangkabau jongen en meisje in traditionele kleding in Batipoe., Christiaan Benjamin Nieuwenhuis, 1890 - 1912

1865 Ketut Djelantik with The Princess Gusti Ajoe Putu on his arm. You can see the King's foot rests firmly on the girl holding the umbrella. This is to signify he is above her and in control of her. In Indonesian culture the feet are considered unclean and one should never point with the foot, step over someone or touch someone with their foot. Here the King makes a clear statement that this is my daughter, The Princess, elevated on a stool and even with The King and below us are our…

I Gusti Ketut Djelantik with his daughter, The Princess Gusti Ajoe Putu.

George Snow

21 Photos Of President Soekarno Hanging Out With Prominent International Figures

Minangkabau ladies from Koto Gadang - Indian influence on local fashion

Minangkabau ladies from Koto Gadang - Indian influence on local fashion

Prajurit Tradisional Indonesia, Unik dan Mematikan - Kaskus - The Largest Indonesian Community

Indonesia, Lombok ~ Sasak people ~ 1865 ~ The Sasak people live mainly on the…

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