Temple of Confucius, Peking

Felice Beatonegative October 1860; print 1862

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

  • Title: Temple of Confucius, Peking
  • Creator: Felice Beato, Henry Hering
  • Date: negative October 1860; print 1862
  • Location Created: Pekin, China
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.5 x 30.2 cm (9 5/8 x 11 7/8 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: 2007.26.198.38
  • Markings: Recto (mount): separate label affixed to lower right corner, imprinted in black ink, "35 Temple of Confucius, Pekin, October, 1860." Recto (print): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P35"
  • Inscription: Recto (mount): upper right corner, in pencil, "38" Verso (mount): lower left corner, in pencil, "38"; lower left edge, in pencil, "EX.2000.1.38 [space] .32"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Classification: Photographs