Hanyung, Hupeh province, China. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, ca. 1870.
- Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
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A meandering river in the foreground
China, (Hanyun ?)
1 photograph : photoprint
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
John Thomson, Illustrations of China and its people, London, 1873-4, vol. II pl XVI, fig. 30, "Honkow (Native Town), (reversed) to check
Wellcome Library no. 19399i