Pow Kee

(active 1880s)
Pow Kee Fishing, Hankow 1884 1884

Biography

The Chinese photographer, Pow Kee, was active in the 1880s. He was a very versatile artist able to work for a European and Chinese audience. He was familiar with the European way of seeing, while at the same time he was totally fluent in the traditional Chinese style of depicting men and nature with great economy and much poetic feeling.