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Dama Waja (Javanese).

Image ID: 827252

Dama Waja (Javanese). (c1893)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Dama Waja (Javanese).


: Place & Coover -- Photographer

Published Date

: c1893


: Halftone photomechanical prints

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 32 x 25 cm. (12 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "The Sundanese Javans are somewhat shorter in stature than the Javanese proper, and lighter in color. Most of these people found in the interesting village on the Midway were from Dundanese stock. Their eyes are always brown or black, and the hair black and long. The Javanese consider a golder yellow complexion the perfection of female beauty ..." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From Oriental and occidental northern and southern portrait types of the Midway plaisance : a collection of photographs of individual types of various nations from all parts of the world. (Saint Louis : Thompson Publishing, 1894) Putnam, F. W. (Frederick Ward) (1839-1915), Author. World's Columbian Exposition (1839 : Chicago, Ill.) , Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- regional -- Indonesian

Source Description

: 1 folder (31 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Reg-Ind

Digital ID

: 827252

Record ID

: 721716

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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