Phillip KLIER

Germany 1845 – Burma 1911

  • Burma from c. 1871

Scene on Shwe Dagon Pagoda Description: three men in fore and middle ground, white shade sails in background
Place made: Rangoon, Yangon Division, Burma (Myanmar)
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: stiff white card

Primary Insc: inscription in negative lower centre in negative white letters, "SCENE ON SHWE DAGON PAGODA / 537 / P. KLIER, RANGOON."
Dimensions: image and sheet 20.2 h x 27.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2298
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.