Description: Antique print of a residential house in Surabaya (or Soerabaja), Surabaya is Indonesia’s second-largest city, and the capital of the province of East Java, Indonesia. This print originates from ‘Het Kamerlid van Berkestein in Nederlandsch-Indie.’, (translation: van Berkestein, member of the Dutch Parliament in the Dutch East-Indies.) by M.T.H. Perelaer, published in Leiden, circa 1888.
Artists and Engravers: M.T.H. (Michel Theophile Hubert) Perelaer (Maastricht 1831 – Den Haag 1901), also called majoor (major) Perelaer, was a Dutch writer, who was in Indonesia for years. The lithographs are after drawings by Jhr. J.C. Rappard.
- Date: 1888
- Overall size: 31 x 24 cm.
- Image size: 23.5 x 17 cm.
- Condition: Fine. General age related toning and foxing, mostly the margins. Please study image carefully.