Felice BEATO, Visitor to U.S. ship, June 1871 Enlarge 1 /1

Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

Visitor to U.S. ship, June 1871 1871 Description: Korean villager on board one of the American ships, holding empty beer bottles and a copy of the American periodical Every Saturday, May-June 1871
Place made: Korea
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: laid down on archival card

Primary Insc: Inscribed on old label now attached to new card support "Corean visitor" in pencil.
Dimensions: image 24.6 h x 15.2 w cm support 27.3 h x 16.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2006
Accession No: NGA 2006.957