First  cover of 'THE NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES AT THE TROPENMUSEUM.'

THE NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES AT THE TROPENMUSEUM.

Dijk, Janneke van; Legêne, Susan.

180 pp.; richly illustrated with objects and photographs from the Tropenmuseum collection, biblio.. 8 essays by David van Duuren, Thomas Linblad, Margareta Dorilla and others. Amsterdam, 2011. Hbk.

book nr. 11033                 € 34,50

This is the first volume of a series of ten books that discuss the collections of the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam. The book elucidate the often hidden backgrounds of a museum collection, discussing objects within their original context, social histories and