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[Top of the Wall from Anting Gate, Peking, Possession taken by English and French Troops]

Felice Beato10/21/1860

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Details

  • Title: [Top of the Wall from Anting Gate, Peking, Possession taken by English and French Troops]
  • Creator: Felice Beato, Henry Hering
  • Date: 10/21/1860
  • Location Created: Pekin, China
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.9 x 28.7 cm (9 13/16 x 11 5/16 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: 2007.26.198.27
  • Markings: Recto (mount): separate label affixed to lower right corner, imprinted in black ink, "23 Top of the Wall from Anting Gate, Pekin. -- Possession taken / by English and French Troops, October 21st, 1860." Recto (print): inscribed in negative at lower right corner, "P23"
  • Inscription: Recto (mount): upper right corner, in pencil, "27" Verso (mount): lower left corner, sideways, in pencil, "27"; lower left corner, in pencil, "EX.2000.1.26 [space] .20"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture and Date: British, October 21, 1860
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Classification: Photographs

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