The boy saying his lesson turn his back to the master - backing the book, as it is called

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Citación

“The boy saying his lesson turn his back to the master - backing the book, as it is called,” Archivo China España, 1800-1950, consulta 3 de febrero de 2023, http://ace.uoc.edu/items/show/1245.

Título

The boy saying his lesson turn his back to the master - backing the book, as it is called

Fecha

1895 (ca.)

Descripción

Fotografía de Juan Mencarini reproducida en The Land of the Blue Gown (1902), de Alicia Bewicke.

La fotografía ilustra la práctica de memorización de 'dar la espalda al libro' o bei shu 背书.

Fuente

ARCHIBALD LITTLE, Mrs. [Alicia Bewicke], The Land of the Blue Gown. London: T. F. Unwin, 1902.