Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :View of the walls of Nankin[g, China] with the Porcelain Tower in the distance. From a sketch taken on the spot by Lt Collingwood M.A. in Aug[us]t 1842. [Between 1843 and 1846 ?]

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Date
1842 - 1846
By
Collinson, Thomas Bernard, 1822-1902; Collingwood, C (Lieutenant), active 1840s
Ref
A-292-015
Description

Broad cultivated valley with trees in foreground, view bisected by high city walls, with tall tower in the middle distance, and other buildings shown standing out against the predominant impression of trees and house-roofs. A small temple-like building stands in the centre foreground, outside the city walls.

Quantity: 1 drawing(s).

Physical Description: Pencil & ink on cream wove paper 264 x 355 mm

Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - March 1993, from [MS 50].

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Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850 / Collinson, Thomas Bernard 1822-1902 :Seven years service on the borders of the Pacific Ocean, 1843-1850
Format
1 drawing(s), Works of art, Ink drawings, Pencil & ink on cream wove paper 264 x 355 mm
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