Mode of Dressing the Hair

Made:
c. 1871
photographer:
John Thomson

A photograph entitled 'Mode of Dressing the Hair', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871. This portrait shows the details of the young woman's clothing, earrings and hairstyle.

A photograph entitled 'Mode of Dressing the Hair', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871.

This portrait shows the details of the young woman's clothing, earrings and hairstyle.

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:
1992-5063/54
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford