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Title: Chinese Tea industry, watering tea plants, circa 1850

Accession Number: 1970.41
Category: PAINTINGS - WATERCOLORS
Type: watercolor and gouache
Maker: Tinqua (attributed to)
Place: China
Date: Circa 1850
Materials: paper
Description: Watercolor and gouache, attributed to Tinqua (active 1840-1870); part of series (1970.39-50) depicting Chinese Tea Industry from planting to shipping, c. 1850 or later, No. 3. Man is watering the tea plants and another man is carrying water pails along the path; 2 men are standing in the shed, one smoking a pipe and the other is putting something into baskets; a shed in the distance; hills and trees surround the tea field.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m179498    Information regarding reproductions

Mystic Seaport Image ID m179498    Information regarding reproductions

Mystic Seaport Image ID m179498    Information regarding reproductions