View of the Canton River, near Whampoa, China
- ca. 1780
- Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, mounted to thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 21 1/8 x 29 3/4 inches (53.7 x 75.6 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 24 x 32 1/2 inches (61 x 82.6 cm)
Inscribed on moungt in black ink, lower center: "View of the CANTON RIVER near WHAMPOA, CHINA; inscribed on verso in brown ink, lower left: "No 9. Near Whampoa - China"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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Thomas Daniell, 1749–1840, British, active in India, View of the Canton River, near Whampoa, China, ca. 1780
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