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Drawings depicting Chinese and Indian persons engaged in tobacco related jobs

Collection Data

Description
Persons engaged in tobacco-related jobs, including an Indian pipe bearer, a hookah snake maker, a woman selling tobacco; a Chinese tobacco-cutter, a merchant, and a pipe maker.
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1790 - 1899 (Questionable)
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents Drawings 96-602
Topics
Tobacco industry -- China
Tobacco pipes
Tobacco-pipe makers
Women -- Employment -- India
Tobacco
Genres
Drawings
Notes
Content: Collection title devised by cataloger.
Language: Titles and legends in English, German and Chinese.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 drawings : watercolor, col. ; 32 x 46 cm. or smaller.
Watercolors
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG96-F219
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12861971
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02dc4150-0af5-0138-226c-6d7d9c28f46f
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