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Illustrations of China and Its People. A Series of Two Hundred Photographs, with Letterpress Descriptive of the Places and People Represented

Artist:
John Thomson (British, Edinburgh, Scotland 1837–1921 London)
Date:
1870s
Medium:
Collotypes
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.635.2
Not on view
George A. Rinhart

Goldschmidt, Helmut, and Weston J. Naef. The Truthful Lens: A Survey of the Photographically Illustrated Book, 1844–1914. 1st ed. New York: The Grolier Club, 1980. no. 168.

Haworth-Booth, Mark, ed. The Golden Age of British Photography 1839–1900. Millerton, N.Y.: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1984. p. 143.

Mora, Gilles, and John T. Hill. Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1993. p. 240.

This set contains the original 4 volumes bound with Vol. I & II as MMA Vol. I & Vol. III & IV as MMA Vol. II.
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