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North and East Corner of the Wall of Peking

Henry Hering, Felice Beatonegative October 1860; print 1862

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

  • Title: North and East Corner of the Wall of Peking
  • Creator: Felice Beato, Henry Hering
  • Date: negative October 1860; print 1862
  • Location Created: Pekin, China
  • Physical Dimensions: Other: 23.5 x 29.5 cm (9 1/4 x 11 5/8 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: 2007.26.198.28
  • Markings: Recto (mount): separate label affixed to lower right corner, imprinted in black ink, "24 North and East Corner of the Wall of Pekin. (In two pieces.)" ['In two pieces' in italics] Recto (print, first image): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P241" ['1' is small numeral, raised] Recto (print, second image): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P242" ['2' is small numeral, raised]
  • Inscription: Recto (mount): upper right corner, in pencil, "28 AB" Verso (mount): lower left corner, sideways, in pencil, "28 AB"; lower left edge, in pencil, ".21" Verso (print, first image): upper right corner, in pencil, "28A" Verso (print, second image): lower left edge, in pencil, "EX.2000.1.27"; upper right, in pencil, "28 B"
  • 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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