Courtesy of a private collector | Licence: © All Rights Reserved
Courtesy of a private collector | Licence: © All Rights Reserved

Canton, view of the waterfront

c. 1820

Unknown Artist (Chinese School)

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Title

Canton, view of the waterfront

Date

c. 1820

Description

Canton, view of the waterfront, ending with the old Dutch fort, with native shipping and two yachts flying the British and American flags respectively. Very detailed drawing on paper by a Chinese Artist of about 1820. Grisaille and gouache.

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Location

Guangzhou, China

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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Collection

Copyright

Courtesy of a private collector

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