Coal Hill and the Forbidden City, Peking

Coal Hill and the Forbidden City, Peking

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: RH02-07. Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum reference: M1526.  Left hand part of a two-part panoramic view. See "Of Battle and Beauty - Felice Beato's Photographs of China" by David Harris (Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1999) - Catalogue 36.  See RH02-08.

Caption on photograph

View of the Imperial Winter Palace Pekin showing the colifician hill. Pekin Oct 29 1860 / To be returned to Miss Day "Monckton" St Margarets Twickenham

Location

Beijing

Date

Monday 29 October 1860

Photographer

Beato, Felice

Dimensions

292mm x 225mm

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph

Repository

The Royal Hampshire Regiment Museum