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Still life of fruit, Hong Kong. Photograph by John Thomson, 1868/1871.

  • Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921
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1868/1871
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18690i
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Description

Pineapple, pomegranate, star fruit, lychees, and other fruit on a table, engraved wine glass at the centre of the composition

Publication/Creation

1868/1871.

Physical description

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

Lettering

Fruit. number 59.

References note

John Thomson, Illustrations of China and its people, London 1873/4, vol. II, pl. XXIII, fig. 59, "Fruit"

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "30"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18690i

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  • English


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