Koloniale Tentoonstelling Semarang 1914 [Colonial Exhibition Semarang 1914]

 
Koloniale Tentoonstelling Semarang 1914 [Colonial Exhibition Semarang 1914]
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  • Title :     Koloniale Tentoonstelling Semarang 1914 [Colonial Exhibition Semarang 1914]
  • Artist:     Albert (Pieter) Hahn Sr. Designer Amsterdamsche Boek & Steendrukkerij v/h Ellerman, Harms & Co Publisher Hoofdbestuur der Vereenigde Koloniale Tentoonstelling Semara Other relation
  • Accession:     TD1989.317.60
  • Country:     Netherlands East Indies Semarang Capital of Central Java
  • Date:     1914
  • Dimensions:     Inches 43 31-7/8, Centimeters 109.2 81
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     Exhibition/Events , Colonialism , Indonesia , Advertising
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1989.317.60.JPG
  • Tags:     Colonialism~World's Fairs and Expositions~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster advertising the colonial exhibition in Semarang (Dutch East Indies); image depicts a Javanese bride wearing traditional costume seated under an elaborate archway set against stylized yellow palm trees in the background.