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

Street signs on Physic Street, Canton

Date

[February - March 1850]

Artist

Collection

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From the Collection

Description

English translations by Mr. William Affo. This is one of a group of watercolours and drawings produced by Robert Elwes recording scenes witnessed on his world tour (1848-1850). These form the basis of printed illustrations for his travelogue 'A Sketcher's Tour Round the World', published 1854.

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Image Credit

Courtesy of a private collector

From the Watercolour World

Location

Tsiang-Lan-Kiai, Guangzhou, China

Country

Tww Comment

Physic Street, or Tsiang-Lan-Kiai (our Market Street) as was known locally.