image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public Domain, Yale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public Domain, Yale Center for British Art

The Hindostan at Anchor in the Strait of Mi-a-tau of the City of Ten-choo-fou at the Entrance to the Gulf of Pekin

1793

William Alexander

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Title

The Hindostan at Anchor in the Strait of Mi-a-tau of the City of Ten-choo-fou at the Entrance to the Gulf of Pekin

Date

1793

Description

Signed in black ink, lower left: "W Alexander f."; not dated. Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "Lightish"; in pen and brown ink, centre: "NNW."; in graphite, lower centre: "Red | Sails | Lighter | Red".
Medium: Watercolour, pen and brown ink, and graphite
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Bohai Sea, China

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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