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Lyndhurst Terrace, Hong Kong. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1869.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1981

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view Lyndhurst Terrace, Hong Kong. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1869.

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Credit: Lyndhurst Terrace, Hong Kong. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1869. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Description

Chinese triumphal arch with decorations, in honour of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh's visit in 1869. A throng of onlookers on the right, official figures on the left

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Hong Kong. Chinese triumphal arch

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. 18683i



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