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Settlement of Utumaoro in Raiatea [picture] / CHS
Bib ID 55066
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Smith, Charles Hamilton
 
Online Versions
Description [18--] 
1 painting : watercolour on paper ; image within border 18.8 x 27.7 cm. 
Notes

Title from item.

Condition: good. Mounted.

Inscriptions: Signed "CHS" -- in ink below image lower left. "Settlement of Utumaoro in Raiatea" -- in ink below image. "Society Islands" -- in pencil below image. Beneath mount: "Utumaoro Raiatea Society Islands" -- in pencil l.c. ; "(1 of 4) 4 for L.21 C58", "24-6=41" -- in pencil l.l. corner. On mount "7430", Picture 981/d" -- in pencil l.l. corner.

After an engraving drawn by F.Finch, engraved by J. Davies, for Polynesian researches by William Ellis (v.2, opp. p 556)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136490786

Subjects Society Islands (French Polynesia) -- Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Finch F  |  Ellis, William, 1794-1872. Polynesian researches

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