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Chinese Woman Collection

Travel back in time with these intriguing glimpses into the past, featuring a Chinese woman from 1836 donning spectacles

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Rice-straw cloak, wood and straw sandals, Chinese woman's bound foot and boot

Rice-straw cloak, wood and straw sandals, Chinese woman's bound foot and boot
FLO4590515 Rice-straw cloak, wood and straw sandals, Chinese woman's bound foot and boot. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by Andrea Freschi after Antoine Cardon

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Chinese woman reeling silk thread from wild silkworms, Bombyx mori, Qing Dynasty

Chinese woman reeling silk thread from wild silkworms, Bombyx mori, Qing Dynasty
FLO4590547 Chinese woman reeling silk thread from wild silkworms, Bombyx mori, Qing Dynasty. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by Andrea Freschi after Antoine Cardon from Henri-Leonard-Jean-Baptiste

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Chinese with spectacles from 1836, China, Historical, digital reproduction of an original from

Chinese with spectacles from 1836, China, Historical, digital reproduction of an original from the 19th century
1900s, 19th-century, 2 people, asian, asians, asiatic, black, black-and-white, black-white, china, chinese, chinese woman, chinese women, contemporary, depiction, depictions, digital, digitally

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Costume design for the opera Turandot by Puccini, 1924 (colour litho)

Costume design for the opera Turandot by Puccini, 1924 (colour litho)
CHT163626 Costume design for the opera Turandot by Puccini, 1924 (colour litho) by Brunelleschi, Umberto (1879-1949); Bibliotheque de l Opera Garnier, Paris

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: A Chinese Woman, with Nail-Protector, on Left Hand (b / w photo)

A Chinese Woman, with Nail-Protector, on Left Hand (b / w photo)
5990340 A Chinese Woman, with Nail-Protector, on Left Hand (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: A Chinese Woman, with Nail-Protector, on Left Hand)

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Chinese Woman Mandolin American 1860 Daguerreotype

Chinese Woman Mandolin American 1860 Daguerreotype
Chinese Woman with Mandolin; American; 1860; Daguerreotype, hand-colored; 9 × 6.5 cm (3 9, 16 × 2 9, 16 in.)

Background imageChinese Woman Collection: Chinese woman and boy, Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942, Chinese Americans, Clothing

Chinese woman and boy, Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942, Chinese Americans, Clothing & dress, Children & adults, Umbrellas, 1901


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Travel back in time with these intriguing glimpses into the past, featuring a Chinese woman from 1836 donning spectacles, a historical digital reproduction from the 19th century. Discover the rich culture and artistry of China through a costume design for Puccini's opera Turandot from 1924, a color lithograph. Protecting her hand from labor, a Chinese woman is depicted in an old black-and-white photo with a nail-protector. Delve deeper into China's history through engravings of Sketches of China and The War in China. Lastly, a rare 1860 daguerreotype captures the image of a Chinese woman and boy, showcasing the unique fashion of Chinese Americans.