Man in dress uniform with decorative sword
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ar03-173. No caption in the album for this photograph, although there is a caption on the photograph itself. Beijing.
Caption on mount
This portrait photograph is dedicated in black ink around the top left corner of the photograph:
“A mon cher ami Mr Armstrong souvenir affectieux Raymond Duchêne Péking, Le 1er février 1913.”
(To my dear friend Mr Armstrong, an affectionate momento. Raymond Duchêne. Peking, 1st February 1913). Duchêne was a Vice-Consul at the Belgian Legation.
Saturday 1 February 1913
Black and white photograph