11 May 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,760
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
C. J. KLEINGROTHE
Sumatra's O. K.; Malay Peninsula, Medan-Deli: C. J. Kleingrothe
2 portfolios containing 66 and 72 photogravure respectively. n.d. ; 1907. Printed credit, title and engraver Obernetter on the mounts, printed maps of Sumatra and Malaya, title pages with printed title and credit, blue cloth, gilt, titled in gilt, with a photogravure mounted to each front cover.
Portfolio size: 14¼ x 18 in. (36.2 x 45.7 cm.) (2)
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Including village scenes, plant studies, factory and plantation workers, river views, a few portrait studies, colonial buildings in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Singapore and elsewhere, various harbour views.
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