SOWING RICE AT SOO-CHOW-FOO. (PROVINCE OF KIANG-SI).

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T. Allom


Sowing Rice at Soo-chow-foo. (Province of Kiang-si).

Engraving, 1843
Image size 4 7/8 x 7 7/16" (125 x 189 mm).
Good condition. Modern hand-color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 88649
Price: $85.00
Publisher : Published by Fisher, Son & Co. London & Paris.
Drawn by T. Allom. Engraved by W. Wetherhead. From "China, in a series of views, displaying the scenery, architecture, and social habits, of that ancient empire" by the Rev. G. N. Wright. The scene depicts a group of men preparing a rice paddy. On the right three men peddle a device to bring water into the field. In the background is a town with a pagoda on the peak of the hill. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Farm & Country Scenes

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