Javaanse hoffunctionarissen

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-41

Clothes make the man, so too in Indonesia. These are not actual portraits, but types. In addition to revealing the region these men come from, the meticulously painted clothes and batik motifs also provide information about their rank and status. These proud, confident figures are unusual: in…

On display in room 1.17

Three waterspouts and a fighter…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1865, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-52

Dated horse-like hybrid, said to…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1866 - 1867, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-66

Two Zodiac jugs. Kawali, Ciamis…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1863 - 1864, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-14

Stone scultures from east Java…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1863, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-9

Basreliëf met een vertelling van…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1867, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-90

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-38

Basreliëf in de noord muur van de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-19

Candi Sembadra, general view of the…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1864, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-30

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-36