Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Fr01-053. Photograph by Lai Fong (Afong Studio) - note the number written in pencil on the album page: 6[4]. See the Lai Fong (Afong Studio) number lists in History of Photography in China, Chinese Photographers 1844-1879 by Terry Bennett (Quaritch 2013), page 312. This image is reproduced in History of Photography in China, Chinese Photographers 1844-1879 by Terry Bennett (Quaritch 2013), on page 152, and captioned: '64. Country women culling tea (near Sing Chang)'. Culling = selecting or sorting.

Caption on mount
6[.] Country women sorting Tea. near Sinchune


Location
Estimated date
1869
Dimensions
230mm x 172mm
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
University of Bristol Library, Special Collections