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Hodges, William, 1744-1797 :Man of the island of Tanna / drawn from nature by W. Hodges ; engrav'd by J Basire London ; [Strahan], 1776

Reference Number: C-051-004

Head and shoulders portrait of a Vanuatuan man from the island of Tanna. He is shown with bleached hair reaching to his shoulders, a bone ornament through his nose, and a tattoo passing diagonally across his face. He has a beard and moustache

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Portraits, related to William Blake, James Basire, William Hodges, Vanuatu and Cook, James 1728-1779 - Voyages, 2nd, 1772-1775.

Part of:
Hodges, William, 1744-1797 :Man of the island of Tanna / drawn from nature by W. Hodges ; engrav'd by J Basire London ; [Strahan], 1776, Reference Number C-051-004 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, 309 x 245 mm on sheet 550 x 480 mm. Single art work

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

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-006886)

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