Battleships and fireworks, Hong Kong



Silver gelatin print by A Fong, April 6-7, 1922. Ink inscription on verso: "View of one or two battleships in the Bay". Photograph taken at night, during HRH The Prince of Wales's visit to Hong Kong. The house of Sir Catchick Paul Chater, businessman and Senior Unofficial Member of the Executive Council of British Hong Kong, can be seen to the right, with an illuminated sign reading "God Bless Our Prince."