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River Min, Fukien province, China. Photograph by John Thomson, 1870/1871.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1870


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Description

A pine wood raft in a sandy cove. A man standing on the raft holding a pole

Publication/Creation

1870

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion ; glass approximately 25.5 x 30.5 cm (10 x 12 in.)

Lettering

River Min, pine raft, China

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. 18784i

Language

  • English


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