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Mort tragique du Capitaine Cook, le 15 fevrier, 1779, sur la cote d'Owhy-hee, l'une des Isles Sandwich, decouverte par ce navigateur [picture] / J. Webber pinx.; Fessard sculp
Bib ID 543497
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Fessard, Claude-Mathieu, 1740-
 
Online Versions
Description Paris (rue de Gevre) : se vend chez Isabey, [178-?] 
1 print : engraving ; sheet 28.4 x 32.5 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK6565.

Notes

Biography of Cook and description of his death engraved below image; the print is dedicated to Bougainville.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK6565.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135692185

U1190.

Cited In

Joppien and Smith, 3.305 A.

Beddie, 2615.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Assassination.  |  Hawaiians -- Warfare -- Early works to 1800.  |  Kealakekua Bay (Hawaii)
Other authors/contributors Webber, John, 1752-1793
Exhibited Exhibited:'Cook & Omai: The Cult of the South Seas', NLA 2001 

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