Felice BEATO

Italy 1832 – 1909

The great porcelain palace, Yuen Ming yuen, Pekin, October 1860. Leaf 62:recto. (1860) Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Primary Insc: Not signed. Dated, reverse, l.r, pencil, "..October 1860" Titled, reverse, l.l-l.r, pencil, "The great Imperial porcelain palace Yuen Ming/Yuen Pekin ..."
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed, on mount, pencil, "Porcelain Temple- on the hill of Hycheen/ not burnt- / 62 / 42 (faint)". Inscribed, reverse, pencil, l.c., "42".
Dimensions: printed image 24.4 h x 29.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1287.63