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Illustrations of China and its People

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Provenance

Private collection; gift September 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III

1873–74

Dimensions

Image (when four per page, approximately): 9.6 x 9.9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 7/8 in.) Image (when one per page, approximately): 23 x 29.9 cm (9 1/16 x 11 3/4 in.) Pages (approximately): 47.2 x 34.9 cm (18 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.) Books (closed, approximately): 48.4 x 36.7 x 2.4 cm (19 1/16 x 14 7/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.481a-d

Medium or Technique

Photographs, two hundred albertypes (collotypes) in four bound volumes

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs, Albums