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A chief of the Sandwich Islands [picture] / J. Webber
Bib ID 334003
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Webber, John, 1752-1793
 
Online Versions
Description 1787 
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 147.3 x 114.4 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK1.

Notes

On loan to the National Gallery of Australia.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK1.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-134287323

Exhibited: Terra Australis, I.C.C.A., 1988; Swiss artists in Australia, Art Gallery of N.S.W., 1991; Encounter with Paradise, Hawaii, 1992; People's Treasures, NLA 1993.

T265.

Cited In

Joppien and Smith, 3.313.

Subjects Hawaiians -- Costume -- Pictorial works.  |  Hawaii -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits.  |  Picture -- Loan 1991.  |  Picture -- Loan 1992.  |  Picture -- Loan 1993.  |  Picture -- NLA exhibition 1993.  |  Picture -- Portrait -- Oil.
Exhibited Exhibited: 'Cook & Omai: The Cult of the South Seas', NLA 2001 

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