[The Great Imperial Palace, Peking]

Henry Hering, Felice Beato10/29/1860

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: [The Great Imperial Palace, Peking]
  • Creator: Felice Beato, Henry Hering
  • Date: 10/29/1860
  • Location Created: Pekin, China
  • Physical Dimensions: 23.9 x 29.2 cm (9 7/16 x 11 1/2 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: 2007.26.198.34
  • Markings: Recto (mount): separate label affixed to lower right corner, imprinted in black ink, "31 The Great Imperial Palace, Pekin, 29th October, 1860." Recto (print): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P31"
  • Inscription: Recto (mount): upper right corner, in pencil, "34" Verso (mount): lower left corner, in pencil, "34"; lower left edge, in pencil, "EX.2000.1.34 [space] .28"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Classification: Photographs