Phillip KLIER

Germany 1845 – Burma 1911

  • Burma from c. 1871

scene on the Shwe Dagon Pagoda Description: buddha figure caged within shrine
Place made: Rangoon, Yangon Division, Burma (Myanmar)
Materials & Technique: photographs, Support: stiff white card

Primary Insc: inscribed in negative lower left in negative white letters, "SCENE ON THE SHWE DAGON PAGODA 547. / REGD / P. KLIER. RANGOON"
Dimensions: image and sheet 27.0 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2309
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.