Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

Pagoda up in the Hill of Summer palace, Yuen Ming Yuen, Pekin, October 18th 1860. Leaf 60:recto. (1860) Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: Not signed. Dated, reverse, l.r., pencil,"...October 18th 1860". Titled reverse, u.r.-l.r., "Pagoda up in the Hill of Summer palace/Yuen Ming Yuen Pekin ..."
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, on mount, pencil, "Pagoda on the Hill of Hycheen Palace 160. Inscribed, reverse, pencil, c., "40".
Dimensions: printed image 29.4 h x 23.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1287.61