University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Ar02-070. No caption in the album for this Early Republic photograph. The photograph seems to tell a story relating to queue cutting. Whilst discretely pouring a beer for the seated soldier, the central figure is about to have his queue cut. Photograph by Lai Fong & Company, 565 Nanking Road, Shanghai.
A mise en scène relating to queue cutting
Black and white photograph