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Piron, d after 1795 :Danse des Iles des Amis, en presence de la Reine Tine / Piron del., Copia sculp., Dien scripsit. No. 27 [1800]

Reference Number: B-112-010

Shows a group of five women dancing in a clearing amongst tropical vegetation, watched by others seated on the ground or under a canopy at the right. The group at the right include Queen Tine. There are three island men at the left; one of these stands pointing with outstretched arm towards the group. A European in coat, waistcoat and hat stands at the extreme left.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits, Engravings and Ethnographic images, related to Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni Entrecasteaux, Jacques Louis Copia, Piron d after 1795, Tonga, Women, Tongan, Tonga - Social life and customs, Queens - Tonga and Clothing and dress - Tonga.

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Piron, d after 1795 :Danse des Iles des Amis, en presence de la Reine Tine / Piron del., Copia sculp., Dien scripsit. No. 27 [1800], Reference Number B-112-010 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, b&w 243 x 400 mm, on plate 303 x 448 mm, on sheet cropped to 307 x 455 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: Date taken from the Library's copy of this volume, but there may also have been a 1797 edition from which this loose copy may have come.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-007677)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: Atlas du voyage a la recherche de la Perouse

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