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Chinese Merchant with bodyguard, San Francisco's Chinatown

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

1900, printed c. 1920

Artist:

Arnold Genthe
American, born Germany, 1869–1942

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Arnold Genthe

Title

Chinese Merchant with bodyguard, San Francisco's Chinatown

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1900

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Dimensions

Image: 22.8 × 31 cm (9 × 12 1/4 in.); Mount: 35.5 × 45.8 cm (14 × 18 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

Reciprocal gift of the Library of Congress

Reference Number

1952.488

Extended information about this artwork

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