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Artist
John Thomson, Scottish, 1837–1921
Title
A Mandarin's House, Peking
Reception Room in a Mandarin's House
An Inner Court in a Mandarin's House
from the book Illustrations of China and Its People (Volume IV)
Date
1862–1872
Medium
Carbon print, part of bound volume
Dimensions
Overall (bound volume): 19 × 14 1/4 in. (48.3 × 36.2 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by Members of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston who travelled to China in 1979

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
80.15.4.G
Classification
Books & Manuscripts
Provenance

[Daniel Wolf, Inc., New York]; purchased by MFAH, 1980.