Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

The great Imperial Palace, Pekin, 29th October 1860. Leaf 52: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 palace/ Pekin ...".
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, on mount, pencil, "Interior court of the Palace, Pekin/ 52". Inscribed, reverse, pencil, c, "32".
Dimensions: printed image 22.9 h x 29.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1287.53