Left Road up to Yuen foo Monastery

Artist:
Lai Fong (Chinese, 1839–1890)
Date:
ca. 1869
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8 7/8 × 11 5/16 in. (22.6 × 28.7 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Robert Rosenkranz Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.494.29
Not on view
Signature:

Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on caption label affixed mount recto, BC: " Left Road up to Yuen foo Monastery"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso BL: “27 113 [upside down]”
(sold Sotheby's Parke Bernet, Lot 124, May 8, 1979); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Bennett, Terry. History of Photography in China: Chinese Photographers, 1844–1879. London: Bernard Quaritch Publishers, 2013. p. 198.

Another print of this image is in the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, attributed to "Lai Afong"