The Banker's Glen

Made:
c. 1871 in Fuzhou
photographer:
John Thomson
The Banker's Glen 'The Banker's Glen'
      A photograph of the valley known to Europeans as 'Banker's Glen' in the hills above Fuzhou, China

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The Banker's Glen

'The Banker's Glen' A photograph of the valley known to Europeans as 'Banker's Glen' in the hills above Fuzhou, China
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A photograph entitled 'The Banker's Glen', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871. The photograph shows the valley known to Europeans as 'Banker's Glen' in the hills above Fuzhou, China.

A photograph entitled 'The Banker's Glen', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871.

The photograph shows the valley known to Europeans as 'Banker's Glen' in the hills above Fuzhou, China.

This photograph was published in the book, 'Foochow and the River Min' (1873), made by Thomson to document his travels up the River Min by boat from Fuzhou to Nanping, a distance of about 160 miles.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1992-5063/30
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford