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A tea warehouse in Canton

A tea warehouse in Canton

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A tea warehouse in Canton. Chinese porters are carrying cylinderical baskets of tea from a store-room on the left and emptying the contents in a great heap on the right. Three Europeans examine the tea whilst another talks to a Chinese overseer. Watercolour on paper. Originally published in c.1790.

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