Phillip KLIER, scene on the Shwé Dagon Pagoda Enlarge 1 /1

Phillip KLIER

Germany 1845 – Burma 1911

  • Burma from c. 1871

scene on the Shwé Dagon Pagoda Description: Burmese man and woman standing in front of pagoda, sign to far right on image
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 DAGONE PAGODA 565 / P. KLIER. RANGOON"
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on support lower left in pencil, "BUR/002"
Dimensions: image and sheet 20.2 h x 26.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2316
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.