University of Bristol – Historical Photographs of China reference number: HR01-072. Felice Beato photographed this street (and the lion) in 1860. His photograph is entitled 'East Street from the Treasury, Canton' and is reproduced in 'Of Battle and Beauty' by David Harris (Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1999) on page 116.
Lion sculpture in front of the Treasury, East Street, Canton
Black and white photograph
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