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Triumphs and conquests of the English in China.
[England] : [Publisher not identified], [1842]
Physical Description:
1 print on 3 joined sheets : hand-colored lithograph ; sheets end-to-end 13 x 184 cm, accordion folded to 13 x 8 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS757.7 .T75 1842
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title from publisher's original printed label on front cover.
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 514
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original green paper covered boards with printed title label on front cover.
Subject Terms:
China -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
China -- History -- Opium War, 1840-1842 -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- China.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1842.
Panoramas -- China.
Accordion fold format (Binding)

  • Departure of the English fleet from Hong-Kong under the command of Admiral Sir W. Parker
  • Attack and taking of the Fort and Island of Amoy
  • Departure from Amoy
  • Taking of Hingpo, of Chin-Haë, of Juyao, of Chuson
  • Attack and taking of the town and Fort of Tsekee
  • Battle of Tsekee and of Chin-Haë
  • Victory of he English Army
  • Taking of the town of Chapoo
  • Triumphal entry of the English in that town.

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