Yen Ping Rapid

Made:
c. 1871 in Min Chiang
photographer:
John Thomson

A photograph entitled 'Yen Ping Rapid', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871. The photograph shows rapids on the River Min just below Yanping, or Nanping, in China.

A photograph entitled 'Yen Ping Rapid', taken by John Thomson, c. 1871.

The photograph shows rapids on the River Min just below Yanping, or Nanping, in China.

This photograph was published in the book, 'Foochow and the River Min' (1873), made by Thomson to document his travels up the River Min by boat from Fuzhou to Nanping, a distance of about 160 miles.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1992-5063/78
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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