Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: VH01-030. Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution reference: L03826-010a. 'Taiping' or 'Tae-ping' (i.e. 'Heavenly Peace') was the hong of Gilman, Bowman & Co., tea traders, and the residence of William and Elizabeth Vacher. 'Tai-ping' appears to have shared a garden with Sin-tai-ping. More photographs of Tae-ping: VH-s01, VH01-006, VH01-050VH02-001, VH02-040VH02-073 (garden), VH02-176 (garden), VH02-177, VH02-181 and VH02-205.

Caption on mount
Fountain in Taiping Garden
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Location
Estimated date
1850s
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph
Repository
Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Bath