A unique and highly original portfolio of Fine Art Lithographs by Pat Elliott Shircore
The Treaty of Nanking, or Nanjing
Historical overview of the ceding of Hong Kong island and limited adjacent territory to Britain by China.
The People, 1842
The faces behind the government officials who signed the Treaty.
The Tsungli Yamen, 1860
The founding of the Chinese Foreign Office.
The Convention of Peking
How and why Britain's land rights were extended by lease for a period of 99 years, until 1997.
The People, 1898
Pictures of the main signatory officials, both Chinese and British.
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