The Oriental Bank, Bund, Shanghai

The Oriental Bank, Bund, Shanghai

Collection

Dhoot, Helen

Identifier

HD-s22

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: HD-s22.  HD-s22 is a detail from HD-s21.  The building on the left in this crop, is the Oriental Bank (a new premises, built in 1869). Photograph taken prior to trees growing near where the pony and cart (with a foreign boy passenger) are standing.  Photograph taken prior to embankment of the Bund (1886).  So approximate date: 1869 - early 1870s. 

Location

Shanghai

Estimated Date

1869-1875

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph