Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Bo01-083. The Bronze Pagoda (Pavilion of Precious Clouds), was made entirely of cast bronze in 1755.  The Bronze Pavilion survived the 1860 burning - and the looting that followed the Boxer Uprising - with minimal damage.  New Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), Peking (Beijing).  Photograph attributed to Dr John Dudgeon.

Caption on mount
Bronze Pagoda. Summer Palace.


Location
Estimated date
1870
Photographer
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph