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Malay bride: The honeymoon.

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Bock, Carl, 1849-1932 (Artist)
Kell, C. F. (Lithographer)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Marriage customs - A-L

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC MARRI-(A-L)
Malays (Asian people)
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Indonesia -- Sumatra -- 1800-1899
Interiors -- Indonesia -- 1800-1899
Decoration and ornament -- Indonesia
Content : Written on border: "Marriage bed decorated for 1st month of marriage, Sumathra." Text associated with image reads (in part): "During the marriage ceremony the bride remains behind the white curtain. The decorated bedstead with its colored fringes and tassels remains in the house for two months."

Source note: Unter den Kannibalen auf Borneo : eine Reise auf dieser Insel und auf Sumatra. (Jena : Carl Alfred Bock, 1887) Bock, Carl (1849-1932), Author.
Physical Description
Form: Lithographs ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 17 x 22.7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 2156336
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17261899
Barcode : 33333159467923
UUID: db861710-c556-012f-87c0-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Malay bride: The honeymoon." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Malay bride: The honeymoon." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1881). Malay bride: The honeymoon. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-d0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Malay bride: The honeymoon.