Javanese Court Officials

anonymous, c. 1820 - c. 1870, painting, NG-2010-40

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…

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…

Basreliëf in de zuid muur van de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-20

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

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

Candi Sewu (Temple…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1865, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-59

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-39

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-33

Basreliëf in de noord muur van de…

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

Candi Parikesit, general view…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1864, photograph, RP-F-2005-159-34

Basreliëf in de muur aan de…

Isidore Kinsbergen, 1873, photograph, RP-F-2005-158-29