[Canton.] Banqueting Room at a Mandarin's House near Canton.
London, Published by Black, Parry & C.o. and Nichols & C.o. 1814.
Handcoloured aquatint. Sheet: 270 x 210mm, (10½ x 8¼"). Trimmed to platemark.
A scene in which the house of a Chinese official or minister is depicted, several figures can be seen in a carefully tended garden while a meeting takes place at a table under a large canopy on the far side of the lawn. A view from James Wathen's (1751-1828) 'Journal of a Voyage to India and China' (London, 1814, 2vols.)
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