University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ru02-41. No caption for this photograph in the album. Probably taken in, or near, Peking (Beijing). See also Ru02-59 (same woman, same studio, same chrysanthemums). The woman's long fingernails indicate that she did no manual work.
Studio portrait of a Manchu woman in fine traditional dress
Black and white photograph
Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library, University of London