The Foreign Factories of Canton

Title: 
The Foreign Factories of Canton

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Object Name: 
Reverse Painting
Title: 
The Foreign Factories of Canton
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2002.6.6
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 38.2 cm, W: 53.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1780
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, paint, wood; gilded, carved, painted. View of the port in Canton, showing the Foreign Factories of Canton and the docks, with several Chinese junks and anchored trading vessels in the foreground. Carved and gilded wooden frame.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Choi, Kee Il, Jr., Source
2002-05-21
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2002 (2003) illustrated, p. 11; BIB# AI93609