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The Grand Stand, Foochow

Artist:
Lai Fong (Chinese, 1839–1890)
Date:
ca. 1869
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 7 15/16 × 11 5/16 in. (20.2 × 28.8 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Robert Rosenkranz Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.494.35
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in negative, BL: "GNOFA // AFONG"; Inscribed in black ink on caption label affixed mount recto, BC: "The Grand Stand, Foochow"; Inscribed in pencil on print, verso BL: “33 15 [upside down]”
(sold Sotheby's Parke Bernet, Lot 124, May 8, 1979); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

History of Photography in China : Chinese Photographers, 1844-1879. London: Bernard Quaritch Publishers, 2013. p.68.



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