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A Hong-Kong Sedan Chair; A Chineses School-Boy; A Chinese Girl; A Hong-Kong Artist

A work made of collotype, pl. iv from the album "illustrations of china and its people, volume i" (1873).
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  • A work made of collotype, pl. iv from the album "illustrations of china and its people, volume i" (1873).

Date:

c. 1868

Artist:

John Thomson
Scottish, 1837–1921

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

John Thomson

Title

A Hong-Kong Sedan Chair; A Chineses School-Boy; A Chinese Girl; A Hong-Kong Artist

Place

Scotland (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1863–1873

Medium

Collotype, pl. IV from the album "Illustrations of China and its People, Volume I" (1873)

Dimensions

Upper left image: 10.8 × 10 cm (4 5/16 × 3 15/16 in.); Upper right image: 10.8 × 7.7 cm (4 5/16 × 3 1/16 in.); Lower left: 10.6 × 8.5 cm (4 3/16 × 3 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mr. George R. Rinhart, and Charles C. Cunningham, Samuel P. Avery Endowment

Reference Number

1971.403a.4

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