Francis CHIT [Khun Sunthonsathitlak]

Bangkok, Thailand 1830 – 1891

Reception, Bangkok, Grand Palace 1890 Description: taken at the grand palace 's Abhorn Bimok Prasat pavilion, King Rama 5 awaits the first crown prince Maha Vajirunhis Royal Tonsure ceremony on January 20th 1890
Title Notes: the building is also known as the King's Palace
Place made: Bangkok, Thailand
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: photographer's oval blindstamp 'F. CHIT AND SONS BANGKOK SIAM' on mount
Secondary Insc: titled in Russian and dated on mount
Dimensions: image 21.1 h x 27.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.665