Antique Print of the Pazhou Pagoda by Hawks (1856)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Few tiny holes. Minor wear, blank verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1856
  • Overall size: 22 x 29 cm.
  • Image size: 15.5 x 22 cm.

€ 98,50($ 115.92 / £ 89.94)

Description: Antique print titled ‘Whampoa Pagoda & Anchorage'. View of the Pazhou Pagoda. The Pazhou Pagoda, also known as the Whampoa Pagoda or Pa Chow Pogoda, is an ancient Chinese pagoda on Pazhou Island in Haizhu District, Guangzhou, the capital of China's Guangdong Province. This print originates from 'Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853, and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry (..)' by Francis L. Hawks. 

Artists and Engravers: Lithographs after W. Heine and E. Brown.