Phillip KLIER

Germany 1845 – Burma 1911

  • Burma from c. 1871

scene on the Shwe Dagon Pagoda Description: motion burred figure walking with basket on head and back
Place made: Rangoon, Yangon Division, Burma (Myanmar)
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen print Support: stiff white card

Primary Insc: inscribed in negative lower centre in negative white letters, "580B. SCENE ON SHWE DAGONE PAGODA / COPYRIGHT. P. KLIER. RANGOON."
Dimensions: image and sheet 27.0 h x 20.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2315
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.