Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

(View of the gardens and Buddhist Temple of Peking - 29th October 1860) or View in the Imperial ...) (1860) Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: Not signed. Dated, reverse, l.r, pencil, "...29th October 1860". Titled, reverse, l.l-l.r, pencil, "View of the gardens and Bhuddist temple / of Pekin ..."
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, on mount, pencil, "View in the Imperial City- Pekin/ 53". Inscribed, reverse, c, pencil, "33".
Dimensions: printed image 22.9 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1287.54