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

On the Grand Canal near Ling-Ching-Shih

1795

William Alexander

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Title

On the Grand Canal near Ling-Ching-Shih

Date

1795

Description

Alternative title: "A view near Lin-Ching-Shih, on the banks of the Grand Canal, with mandarins and other Chinese on a bank outside a village".

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Location

Linqing, Shandong, China

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Approximate

Category

Tww Comment

Lord Macartney's Embassy, the first British diplomatic mission to China, took place in 1793. William Alexander accompanied the embassy, and subsequently published numerous engravings based on his watercolours.

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Collection

Copyright

Courtesy of a private collector

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