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Actors get ready backstage before an opera performance
October 25, 2022

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Actors get ready backstage before a performance of the opera "Chen Long Kai Xu" near Guangzhou, China. The image was taken for a profile in the December 1991 issue about Ibn Battuta, a famous traveler who journeyed from North Africa to China.
Photograph by James L. Stanfield, Nat Geo Image Collection
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