Anglo-Chinese School, 19th Century A View of the Bocca Tigris, the Southern end of the Pearl River leading up to Canton, with three Western ships in the foreground and three Chinese trading junks sailing upriver, one of the Folly Forts visible further up the river
Lot 55
Anglo-Chinese School
19th Century
A View of the Bocca Tigris, the Southern end of the Pearl River leading up to Canton, with three Western ships in the foreground and three Chinese trading junks sailing upriver, one of the Folly Forts visible further up the river
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,038) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Anglo-Chinese School, 19th Century
A View of the Bocca Tigris,
the Southern end of the Pearl River leading up to Canton, with three Western ships in the foreground and three Chinese trading junks sailing upriver, one of the Folly Forts visible further up the river
oil on canvas
58 x 79cm (22 13/16 x 31 1/8in).

Footnotes

  • EXHIBITED:
    London, Martyn Gregory, Canton and the China Trade, Summer 1986, Catalogue 43 no.19
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