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Kwangtung province, China. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1870.

Thomson, J. 1837-1921.
Date
1981

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Description

View of a river meandering between mountains. Probably the "Mang tsz hap" described in John Thomson, Through China with a camera, p. 44

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Kiang tse Pass N River Canton

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. 18891i


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