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[Pacific island beach scene, showing fishing] [picture] / [Arthur William Devis]
Bib ID 690240
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Devis, Arthur William, 1763-1822
 
Online Versions
Description [1783?] 
1 watercolour : 25.2 x 19 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK52/R.

Notes

Attributed to Devis by Rudiger Joppien and Bernard Smith in: The art of Captain Cook's voyages, v.3, p.237; Devis accompanied Captain Henry Wilson in his voyage on the Antelope in 1783.

Mounted with NK52/Q.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK52/R.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-134412726

T441.

Subjects Pacific Islanders -- Dwellings.  |  Pacific Islanders -- Social life and customs.  |  Pacific Islanders -- Fishing.

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