Foochow, Fukien province, China. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1870/1871.
- Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
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Small structure with an elaborate door, to left hand side on a wooded hill in the shade of trees. Sunshine on rooftops in the distance. The same place as Thomson's negative number 541 [?]
1 photograph : photoprint : stereograph
Wayside shrine, Foochow
This is one of a collection of same-size contact prints made, in 1981, from John Thomson's original negatives. The glass negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921 and are now in the Wellcome Institute Library
Wellcome Library no. 18945i
Bears Thomson's negative number: "345"