J.B. Affleck (British Consular Service), wearing a Japanese kimono and geta, with bonsai, Beijing (北京)

J.B. Affleck (British Consular Service), wearing a Japanese kimono and geta, with bonsai, Beijing (北京)

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BL-s089. From an album owned by Eileen Affleck (near Bath). The caption on the back of this modern print was written by Billie Love Historical Collection. The words "J.B. AFFLECK" had been crossed out. Jack B. Affleck is posed on a wicker chair, with a fan, beside a tea set on a table, and wearing Japanese clothes – a silk kimono and geta. Behind him is a screen and bonsai on a veranda.

Caption on photograph

J.B. AFFLECK IN PEKING, 1905.

Location

Beijing

Date

1905

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph