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Two head studies of South Sea Islanders [picture] / Hodges, R.A
Bib ID 1874920
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hodges, William, 1744-1797
 
Online Versions
Description [ca. 1773] 
1 painting : oil on sail cloth ; 10.7 x 14 cm. 
Notes

Title from reproduction, [cat.] 2.146, in: The art of Captain Cook's voyages / Rudiger Joppien and Bernard Smith -- Vol. 2.

Painting executed on Cook's second voyage, 1773-1775.

"Petherick collection" -- note in accession register.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-134338054

Subjects Melanesians -- Portraits.  |  Picture -- Oil.
Exhibited Exhibited: "William Hodges Exhibition", National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, UK, July 2004 - November 2005. 

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