Baksa, Formosa [Taiwan]. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1871.
A woman shown half-length facing the front, against a plain background. The same woman as in Thomson's negative number 779, but full face
This is one of a collection of same-size contact prints made, in 1981, from John Thomson's original negatives. The glass negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921 and are now in the Wellcome Institute Library
1 photograph : photoprint
Gelatin silver prints