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Hong Kong. Photograph by John Thomson, 1869.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1869

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Description

A old man inside a shop, leaning on the counter, holding a fan in his right hand. A boy behind and looking over the counter-top, parts of other figures visible at right and left

Publication/Creation

1869

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion

Notes

This is one of a collection of original glass negatives made by John Thomson. The negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19974i

Language

  • English



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