Semarang Exhibition - Year 1914 Cardboard Frame

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Semarang Exhibition - Year 1914 Cardboard Frame 9 9

Title:

Colonial Exhibition Semarang 1914 Java 

Year:

1914

Maker:

Albert (Pieter) Hahn Sr

Size:

275 x 343 mm

Description:

Poster of the Colonial Exhibition in Semarang, Java, that was held in the year 1914.

This exhibition was the biggest art event ever held in Indonesia and even included as one of the 10 World Expo’s ( World Fair). Shown on this decorative poster is a Javanese bride wearing traditional costume seated under an elaborate archway set against stylized yellow palm trees in the background.

Poster by Dutch artist Albert Pieter Hahn advertising the colonial exhibition in Semarang in 1914. The exhibition in 1914 was the biggest art event ever held in Indonesia and was even included as one of the 10 World Expo’s (World Fair). The image depicts a Javanese bride wearing traditional costumes.