Exhibition 200448. A Watercolour on Pith Paper
China Mid 19 th Century
Size. Excluding frame 5 1/3" x 8" (13.5cm x 21.5cm)
A Chinese watercolour on pith paper, depicting the
Hongs at Canton. Foreign traders were confined to
these warehouses, each with a narrow coastal strip,
built on Shameen Island, in the Pearl River opposite
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