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Temple of Heaven from the Place Where the Priests are Burnt in the Chinese City of Pekin. October 1860

Object Details

Title:

Temple of Heaven from the Place Where the Priests are Burnt in the Chinese City of Pekin. October 1860

Artist/Maker:

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

Culture:

British

Place:

Pekin, China (Place Created)

Date:

October 1860

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

2007.26.209.39

Dimensions:

21.9 × 28.7 cm (8 5/8 × 11 5/16 in.)

Credit Line:

Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1999

Unknown [sold, Photographs sale, Sale 9306, Sotheby's, London, May 6, 1999, lot 17, to The Wilson Centre for Photography.]

1999 - 2007

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