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The natives of Otaheite [i.e. Tahiti] attacking Captain Wallis, the first discoverer of that island [picture]
Bib ID 1046598
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description [ca. 1767] 
1 watercolour ; 33 x 41 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK147.

Notes

Drawing executed during voyages in Dolphin 1766-1768.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK147.

Title from inscription below image.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-134725585

T2786.

Subjects Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795.  |  Dolphin (Frigate)  |  Tahiti -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.  |  Tahitians -- Conflict with Europeans.
Exhibited Exhibited:'Cook & Omai: The Cult of the South Seas', NLA 2001 

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