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South west view off Canton (1810).
|South west view off Canton.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: PU0053|
|Description: Canton or Guanzhou on the Pearl River is the capital of the province of Guangdong. The Cantonese-speaking people were at the forefront of Chinese migration to the tinmines of Malaya and the goldrush of Australia and California.|
|Creator: W& T Daniell from 'A Picturesque voyage to India by way of China, 1810'|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|