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H.M. Bark Endeavour / by Oswald L. Brett
Bib ID 6532690
Format PicturePicture [still image, text, sheet]
Author
Brett, Oswald, 1921-2017 artist
 
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Description [Levittown, N.Y.]: [Oswald Brett], [1993] 
©1993 
1 poster : colour ; 71 x 100 cm 
Summary

Poster of the H.M. Bark Endeavour with Mt. Warning in the distance. A flock of seagulls can be see trailing the ship. A number of sailors are visible on the deck of the ship which is flying the British red ensign. "Oswald Brett 93" appears in the waves.

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Caption title.

National Library of Australia's copy is signed by the artist and labelled "A/P" [artist's proof]. "Lieut James Cook, R.N., off Mt. Warning, N.S.W., May 16, 1770. "The briskest breeze ... during the voyage ..." Joseph Banks, Esq. "Winds southerly a fresh gale - people & smoke in several places" Cook"-- appears next to printed title. The artist has also added a pencil sketch of the Endeavour from a different angle with Mt. Warning in the distance below the printed image on the left hand side of the poster.

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Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- New South Wales -- Posters.  |  Endeavour (Ship) -- Posters.  |  Barks (Sailing ships) -- New South Wales -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Mount Warning (N.S.W.) -- Posters.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Posters.  |  Australian
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