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Paronga (Javanese carpenter.)

Image ID: 827251

Paronga (Javanese carpenter.) (c1893)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Paronga (Javanese carpenter.)

Creator

: Place & Coover -- Photographer

Published Date

: c1893

Medium

: Halftone photomechanical prints

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : sepia ; 32 x 25 cm. (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on lower left corner: "Franklin Co …" Printed on border: "This deft-fingered carpenter after helping to put up the bamboo huts in the Java village turned his attention to the making of musical instruments, marionette figures, grotesque masques, bamboo whistles and other articles which were sold to visitors on the Midway. That the Javanese are wonderfully expert handcraftsmen, was made quite evident at the Fair …" Includes additional ....
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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.

Source

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

Source Description

: 1 folder (31 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Reg-Ind

Digital ID

: 827251

Record ID

: 721717

Digital Item Published

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

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