A black-and-white photograph showing the arch-shaped Lugou Bridge (Lugouqiao 盧溝橋), also known as the “Marco Polo Bridge”, in Beijing. It is located about 15 kilometres southwest of the centre of Beijing.
The photograph is the 372nd 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 Marko-Polo-Brücke (Seiten-Ansicht) . (DZ, MV)