Lunch party given by Wei Guangdao, on the Marble Boat, Nanjing
University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Hi-s072. The Viceroy, Wei Guangdao, is prominently in the centre at the front, with a fan. From left to right: Wang, Foreign Office Deputy; Manchu Colonel; Carvill, Acting British Consul; Prefect; Gebsattel, German Consul; Grain Commissioner; Tartar General; Wei Guangdao (Wei Kuang tao), Viceroy; Huang, Provisional Treasurer; Hsu, Superintendent of Customs; Harry Hillier, Commissioner of Customs; Omano, Japanese Consul; Tsun, Imperial Silk Factories; Yang, Chinese General; Dr Kord, German Interpreter; Ryashita, Japanese Postmaster; Liao, Foreign Office Interpreter; German Interpreter. The Marble Boat is in the Xu garden (West Garden), Presidential Palace, Nanjing (Nanking) - and it exists today with a different wooden superstructure. See Hi-s073.
Tuesday 18 August 1903
Black and white photograph