Bennett, Terry: HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY IN CHINA. Chinese Photographers 1844 -1879. London, 2013. x, 386 pp. c. 400 b/w photographic illustrations. 23x24 cm. Cloth.
The third and final volume in this comprehensive history of the early years of photography in China. Discusses the earliest Chinese photographers active from 1844-1879. Introductory chapters and then chapters on photographs taken by native Chinese photographers in Peking, Hong Kong, Canton, Shanghai, Foochow, Amoy, Hankow, Tianjin, Macau, Taiwan and other ports. Illustrated throughout. Five interesting appendices. A welcome reference.
Subjects: Photography Reference
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