University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ar01-001. This document issued by the Qing government, relates to the award-winning album of 48 scenic views of West Lake, Hangzhou, (Xihu fengjing 西湖風景) translated as ‘West Lake Landscape’ or 'Scenery of the West Lake'. The album (HPC reference Ar01), which was published by the Erwo Xuan (二我軒照相馆 Me and Myself Studio) in Hangzhou, was submitted to the 1910 Nanyang Industrial Exposition and awarded a medal.
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