Felice Beato

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Of Battle and Beauty: Felice Beato's Photographs of China
by Lyman P. Van Slyke
Publisher's Description
Accompanying the British Army during its excursion into China in 1860, Beato was the first photographer to document military action in progress. In addition to the wartime images are many striking photographs of 19th century China with all of its beauty and mystery. Extensive catalogue notes by curator David Harris contextualize the photographs and provide valuable information.
ISBN: 0899511015
Publisher: California Academy of Sciences
Hardcover : 185 pages
Language: English
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