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Images of the Canton Factories 1760-1822Reading History in Art$
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Paul A. Van Dyke and Maria Kar-wing Mok

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9789888208555

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: May 2016

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789888208555.001.0001

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The Years of the Co-hong

The Years of the Co-hong


(p.1) Chapter 1 The Years of the Co-hong
Images of the Canton Factories 1760-1822

Paul A. Van Dyke

Maria Kar-wing Mok

Hong Kong University Press

Chapter 1 begins with a discussion of the Co-hong (1760-1770) and the changes that took place during those years. This was the period when things became more stable for trade, when foreigners began investing in their buildings and when we start to see western architecture being introduced.

Keywords:   Thirteen Factories, Chinese export art, Trading houses, Treaty Ports Era, Co-hong, Foreign Quarter, China, Guangzhou, Canton

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