Images of old China

Chinese Lady photo by John ThompsonChina and Siam – Through the Lens of John Thomson
13 April – 23 June 2018, Brunei Gallery SOAS, University of London

This is the first London exhibition devoted
to photographs of Asia by legendary Scottish
photographer and writer John Thomson
(1837-1921).  Between 1862 and 1872, he
made many journeys to Siam, Cambodia
and various provinces of China.