A black-and-white photograph showing a boy riding a donkey along a paved path. The barefoot boy is holding a wooden stick. The donkey carries a wicker side pannier on its back.
The photograph is the 42nd of 449 photographs of Beijing and its surroundings in the album of Ivan Skušek Jr. purchased during his stay in Beijing (1914–1920). In the handwritten inventory of the album, the photograph is referred to as Chinesejunge am Esel. (DZ)