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Baksa, Formosa [Taiwan]. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1871.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1981
Reference
19791i
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Description

Two men and two women in a forest clearing. One man in a flowing white shirt, the other bare-chested, smoking a pipe

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint : stereograph

Lettering

Natives of Baksa, Formosa, 1871. Natives Formosa

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. 19791i

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "765"

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