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Watercolour studies of women and views in China by Gabriel Devéria, 1860-1880

MS. 23051 photogr. 76 / 3

Eight water-colour studies of women and views in China.


  • Creation: 1860-1880


7 items

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 23051 photogr. 76 / 3

Former reference:

Wilson Centre Accession Number: 00:6741; Wilson Centre Accession Number 2: TC 341

Biographical / Historical

Gabriel Devéria was a French diplomat who began his time in China as a student-interpreter.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Bruno Tartarin France, 18/08/2000. From the estate of the Devéria family, possibly having belonged to Gabriel Devéria, brother of the photographer and Egyptologist Théodule Devéria.

Physical Facet

Pen and watercolour

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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