Portrait sketches of foreigners by Bessie L'Evesque Pirkis, Beijing, 1877 (detail)

Portrait sketches of foreigners by Bessie L'Evesque Pirkis, Beijing, 1877 (detail)

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: DH-s022. Sketches by Elizabeth (Bessie) L'Evesque Pirkis (1836-1900). DH-s022 is a detail of DH-s019. As well as the portrait sketches, there is a photographic portrait, at the bottom. See also DH-s019, DH-s020 and DH-s021.

Caption on photograph

PEKING CHRISTMAS 1877

Location

Beijing

Date

December 1877

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph