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Interior of tea-house, Hong Kong. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1868/1871.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1981

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view Interior of tea-house, Hong Kong. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1868/1871.

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Description

A tea-house [?] with two women and two men seated at a table, a boy bringing tea [?] on the left

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Chinese interior

Notes

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

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18745i



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