A black-and-white photograph showing street vendors flanked by large cooking pots and steam kettles. The guests are seated at low tables.
The photograph is the 136th 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 Strassen-Restaurant. (DZ, MV)