Description at the back: Dead lotus leaves on Kunming Lake in the grounds of the Summer Palace near Beijing. China, 1964.
Photographer: René Burri
René Burri (1933 - 2014) was a Swiss photographer, known for his photos of major political, historical and cultural events and key figures of the second half of the 20th century. He was awarded Honorary Fellowship of The Royal Photographic Society in 2006.