University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: WC01-180. A similar photograph is reproduced in J.O.P. Bland's 'Recent Events and Present Policies in China' (1912), on page 166 – and is captioned: “Taking a prisoner to execution, Tientsin, March 1912”. This execution relates to the Peking Mutiny (北京兵变). In the background is a police station. See WC01-195.
Taking a prisoner to execution (Peking Mutiny), Tientsin
Black and white photograph