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  • worked Shanghai 1860s-1870s

Native savage woman of North Port Fomosa married to Chinese half breed from Amoy China 1868 Description: three carte-de-visite portraits on card
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver carte-de-visite photograph Support: card

Primary Insc: ‘S. Sidney China’ inscribed in pencil ‘Formosa’ with period ink “Native Savage Woman of North Port Formosa married to Chinese half breed” / “from Amoy China 1868”
Dimensions: image 9.0 h x 5.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.934
Subject: Portrait