60. Pair of Canton gouache paintings with tea production

An interesting pair of Tea Trade Gouache paintings. The first depicting the tea sieved and processed within exotic panelled buildings, the trays being laid to dry upon a lakeside aerated wall and surrounded by potted plants. The second, showing a tea Hong at Canton, with the tea being weighed, packed and sold to a European trader.

Canton Circa 1820.
Exc mount and frame: 46 x 33 cm

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