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China and Its People

A work made of collotypes (96 plates; 218 photographs in all four volumes) and text, volume three of four.
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  • A work made of collotypes (96 plates; 218 photographs in all four volumes) and text, volume three of four.

Date:

1874

Artist:

John Thomson
Scottish, 1837–1921

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

John Thomson

Title

China and Its People

Place

Scotland (Object made in)

Date

Published 1874

Medium

Collotypes (96 plates; 218 photographs in all four volumes) and text, volume three of four

Dimensions

47.4 × 34.7 cm (page); 48.4 × 36 × 2.3 cm (covers)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1971.403c

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