Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

The great Imperial Winter Palace, Pekin, 29th October 1860. Leaf 51:recto. (1860) Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: Not signed. Dated, reverse, pencil, l.r., "...29th October 1860". Titled, reverse, pencil, l.l-l.r., "The great Imperial Winter Palace/ Pekin...".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, on mount, pencil, "Entrance to/ the Imperial Winter Palace/ Pekin/ 51". Inscribed, reverse, pencil, c., "30".
Dimensions: printed image 22.8 h x 29.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1287.52