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Montage of photographs, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y30377A/1

Scope and Contents

271 x 210 mm. Print composed of a montage of photographs stuck to a board and rephotographed. The majority of the prints show Chinese types and occupations, with a few landscapes. The print at the bottom, just to the right of centre showing a female orchestra, is reproduced in Clark Worswick, ‘Imperial China: photographs 1850-1912’ (1978), p. 106.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1889

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Finding aid date

2012-09-20 09:44:37+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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