|Published||London, The Graphic, Aug. 26, 1876|
|Dimensions||Image 212 x 297 mm, Sheet 290 x 396 mm|
A depiction of cricket players on a field in Hong Kong, watched by bystanders, and a scene occurring in the foreground when the ball flies off-field close to a man carried in a sedan chair.
The Graphic, founded by William Luson Thomas, was a weekly illustrated newspaper in London that ran from 1869 until 1932. Believing that the popular Illustrated London News was unsympathetic towards artists, Thomas published The Graphic to compete.
Condition: Illustration printed from several blocks. Minor time toning, mainly to edges of sheet.