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Carved Tomb at the Depot near Pekin, the place Where the Guns and Ammunition Were Left When the Army Marched to Pekin

Felice Beato, Henry Heringnegative October 3-5, 1860; print 1862

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

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  • Title: Carved Tomb at the Depot near Pekin, the place Where the Guns and Ammunition Were Left When the Army Marched to Pekin
  • Creator: Felice Beato, Henry Hering
  • Date: negative October 3-5, 1860; print 1862
  • Location Created: Pekin, China
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.8 x 29.4 cm (9 3/4 x 11 9/16 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 2007.26.198.52
  • Markings: Recto (mount): separate label affixed to lower right corner, imprinted in black ink, "49 Carved Tomb at the Depôt near Pekin, the place where the / guns and ammunition were left when the Army marched to / Pekin, 5th October." Recto (print): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P 49"
  • Inscription: Recto (mount): upper right corner, in pencil, "52" Verso (mount): lwoer left corner, in pencil, "52 [slanted] / EX.2000.1.52 / .46"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Classification: Photographs

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