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Views in the South Seas [picture] / J. Webber fecit
Bib ID 576756
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Webber, John, 1752-1793
 
Online Versions
Description [London : J. Webber, 1788-1792] 
16 prints : softground etching, hand col. ; 32.8 x 45 cm. or smaller. 
Notes

Loose plates, without text, issued by Webber (or, after his death, by J. Boydell without alteration) in the following sequence: View in Macao, View in Macao including the residence of Camoens..., The fan palm in the island of Cracatoa (1 August, 1788); The plantain tree in the island of Cracatoa (1 November, 1788); Waheiadooa Chief of Oheitepeha lying in state, View of the harbour of Taloo in the island of Eimeo, The narta or sledge for burdens in Kamtchatka, View in the island of Cracatoa (1 July 1789); A toopapao of a chief with a priest making his offering to the morai in Huoheine (1 October 1789); View in Queen Charlottes Sound, New Zealand (1 October 1790); A view in Oheitepeha Bay in the island of Otaheite, Boats of the Friendly Islands (1 August 1791); A view in the island of Poulo Condore, A sailing canoe of Otaheite, The Resolution beating through the ice ..., Balagans or summer habitations (1 August 1792)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135724747

S1619-S1634; U2343-U2358 NK7165.

Cited In

Beddie, 1871.

Joppien and Smith, v.3 Text, p.193.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Islands of the Pacific -- Description and travel.

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