Thomas Goldsworth Dutton
This dramatic night scene shows the British and the French forces attacking Canton at night. A conflagration broke out, burning of part of the city.
Credit Line: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Purchased with the assistance of the Society for Nautical Research Macpherson Fund
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