Millennium Art Museum: WANQING LUEYING: YUEHAN TANGMUSUN YANZHONG DE ZHONGGUO. China Through the Lens of John Thomson 1868-1872. Beijing, 2009. 167 pp. Full page b/w plates throughout. 31x31 cm. Cloth.
Catalogue of a travelling exhibition at the Millennium Art Museum in Beijing and elsewhere in China showing 148 wonderful black-and-white photographs taken by the English photographer, John Thomson, during his travels in China. The images are taken from the original glass negatives held in the Wellcome Collection in London. This is the first such large-scale showing of Thomson's work in China and includes many previously-unpublished images. Dual texts in Chinese and English. Recommended. Now out-of-print.
Out of stock, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 418 in printed List 194.
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