Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

An illustration of an emaciated man walking through a snowy, mountainous landscape. He is not wearing shoes and he holds his arms to his body for warmth.

Title:  The Chinese opium-smoker : twelve illustrations showing the ruin which our opium trade with China is bringing upon that country. London: S.W. Partridge & Co, c. 1880.


Date: c. 1880

Source: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Copyright/Permissions: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

Location(s): London, UK; Guangzhou, China

Art Hx