This is a painting of the signing of the 'Treaty of Nanking' which ended the first Opium War.

This is a painting of the signing of the 'Treaty of Nanking' which ended the first Opium War.

Treaty of Nanking, 1842.  The opium war between the British and the Chinese lasted between 1839 and ended with the treaty in 1842 between Queen Victoria and the Chinese Emperor Daoguang.

Treaty of Nanking, 1842. The opium war between the British and the Chinese lasted between 1839 and ended with the treaty in 1842 between Queen Victoria and the Chinese Emperor Daoguang.

ニュース写真 : Picture of the Treaty of Nanking under which...

ニュース写真 : Picture of the Treaty of Nanking under which...

Chinese Export Silver: The 19th-Century Phenomenon Equivalent to the iPad! The Chinese have always had the ability to absorb innovations and employ them in their own arts and technologies but they rarely allowed their own discoveries out of China. This changed with 1842 Treaty of Nanking, benefiting both China and the West. At the same time as Wang Hing & Company produced his rosewater sprinkler for the European or American market, it was able to create it for India and the Middle East.

Chinese Export Silver: The 19th-Century Phenomenon Equivalent to the iPad! The Chinese have always had the ability to absorb innovations and employ them in their own arts and technologies but they rarely allowed their own discoveries out of China. This changed with 1842 Treaty of Nanking, benefiting both China and the West. At the same time as Wang Hing & Company produced his rosewater sprinkler for the European or American market, it was able to create it for India and the Middle East.

The Treaty of Nanking, widely considered to be one of the first unequal treaties. http://nanking.com/

The Treaty of Nanking, widely considered to be one of the first unequal treaties. http://nanking.com/

中英江寧條約(南京條約) Treaty of Nanking (After Opium War)

中英江寧條約(南京條約) Treaty of Nanking (After Opium War)

The Closing Events of the Campaign in China: The Operations in the Yang-Tze-Kiang, and Treaty of Nanking

The Closing Events of the Campaign in China: The Operations in the Yang-Tze-Kiang, and Treaty of Nanking (Paperback)

The Closing Events of the Campaign in China: The Operations in the Yang-Tze-Kiang, and Treaty of Nanking

Bilingual pages in the Treaty of Nanking   HMS Cornwallis was a 74-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 12 May 1813 at Bombay.

Bilingual pages in the Treaty of Nanking HMS Cornwallis was a 74-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 12 May 1813 at Bombay.

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