Indonesia had been influenced for more than 300 years by Dutch and some art deco architecture, the legacy are still standing up to present but sadly most of them are destroyed. Some other photos telling the daily life during an old era.This board will tell you the stories.
the orphanage of St. Vincetius in east Jakarta, managed by the Catholic Ursulin congregation photo was taken during It is now still being used for the same purpose looks shiny and cleanly white, a beautiful old building.
Willy van Bergen, Batavia (Jakarta) 1949-1950 | by saskia.vanbergen. This is Gedung Kesenian or Cultural Building which is stands still elegantly, in facts the sound system is really a good quality. Personally I'm happy that this beautiful building is still the same one, whitely polished and very classic.
It was such a beautiful art deco building called Club de Harmonie, photo was taken in It's a prestigious place for dancing only for the Europeans. I was still saw it during but then sadly this was destroyed nothing left behind.