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Album: Views of South China, cover

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An image of Album: Views of South China. Album containing 4 watercolours on pith paper (folios 1-4) illustrating the journey down the River Pearl made by Western merchant ships. Folios 5-12 are blank. Youqua (Chinese, ac.1840-1870). Paper and silk, height 250 mm, width 337 mm, 19th Century. Export album made for the Western market.

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Album: Views of South China. Album containing 4 watercolours on pith paper (folios 1-4) illustrating the journey down the River Pearl made by Western merchant ships. Folios 5-12 are blank. Youqua (Chinese, ac.1840-1870). Paper and silk, height 250 mm, width 337 mm, 19th Century. Export album made for the Western market.

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  • Accession Number: 4163
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 834 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 217.05kB
  • Exposure time: 1/15
  • ISO Speed: 50
  • Captured: 2011:06:15 15:07:49

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19th Century album Chinese Fitz_PDP paper pith paper silk Youqua

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