The J. Paul Getty Museum

India, China, etc. (cover title)

Object Details

Title:

India, China, etc. (cover title)

Artists/Makers:

Felice Beato (English, born Italy, 1832 - 1909)

John Edward Saché (Prussian or British, born Prussia, 1824 - 1882)

Samuel Bourne (English, 1834 - 1912)

G.W. Woodcroft (British, active 1860s - 1880s)

Dr. John F. Meigs (American, 1818 - 1882)

Friderik Meissner (German, active in MIddle East, about 1864 - 1870s)

Unknown maker

Hippolyte Arnoux (French, active 1860s - 1880s)

Culture:

English

Place:

India; China; Egypt (Place Created)

Date:

about 1857–1881

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

2007.26.206

Dimensions:

Closed: 46.8 × 39 × 6.7 cm (18 7/16 × 15 3/8 × 2 5/8 in.)

Credit Line:

Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography

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Object Description

Portraits and views from various places of interest in India, China, and Egypt.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1999

Unknown [sold, Fine and Rare Photographs sale, Sale 8373, Christie's, London, May 7, 1999, lot 191, to The Wilson Centre for Photography.]

1999 - 2007

The Wilson Centre for Photography, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Felice Beato: A Photographer on the Eastern Road (December 7, 2010 to May 6, 2012) (Image 89 and 90)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), December 7, 2010 to April 24, 2011
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography (Chiyoda-Kn, Tokyo), March 6 to May 6, 2012