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Albumen prints of China

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302F

Scope and Contents

Framed albumen prints, measuring approximately 280 x 210 mm (500 x 400 including card frames).

Y302F/1-4: Chinese interiors.
Y302F/5-6: Canton flower boat and interior view.
Y302F/7: Western suburbs looking North (Canton) by Afong Lai, 1874 (after the devastating typhoon of 1874).
Y302F/8: Chinese grave on White Cloud Mountain, c. 1870s.




Dates

  • 1850 - 1879

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

8 item(s) (8 images)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bernard Quaritch Ltd. (catalogue No. 1337) for £2,595, November 2005.

General

This collection level description was entered by WS.

Originator(s)

Various

Includes index.
Date
2007-02-19 12:05:42+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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