Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A large, outdoor screen faces a field in front of a wide building with a gabled roof. Several adults and children sit and stand in front of the screen. Text in Dutch on the back of the screen advertises films on medical hygiene.

Title: The open air cinema on the Koningsplein at Batavia with an announcement for the plague film

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Date: 1929

Source: Stichting Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen

Copyright/Permissions: Public Domain

Location(s): Jakarta, Indonesia

 

 

Art Hx