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Webber, John 1751-1793 :View in Queen Charlotte's Sound, New Zealand / J. Webber fecit. R.A. - London; Boydell, 1809.

Reference Number: B-098-015

Shows Resolution's astronomical observation tents, Maori fishing and drying fish, several waka, crew members of the Resolution and Adventure and the two ships standing out to sea in the Sounds. The location of the scene is Ship Cove, Queen Charlotte Sound..

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ethnographic images, Portraits and Aquatints, related to James Cook, John Webber, Boydell and Company, Resolution HMS (Ship. fl 1771-1778), Adventure HMS (Ship. fl 1772-1774), Ship Cove, Camps - New Zealand - Marlborough Region, Maori - Food, Waka, Cook, James, 1728-1779 - Voyages, 3rd, 1776-1779 and Astronomy.

Part of:
Webber, John 1751-1793 :View in Queen Charlotte's Sound, New Zealand / J. Webber fecit. R.A. - London; Boydell, 1809., Reference Number B-098-015 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Aquatint, col. (hand-finished) 330 x 452 mm, on sheet 400 x 530 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: After a sketch made on Cook's 3rd voyage, worked up as oil (now in Museum of New Zealand and previously in the Bishop Suter Art Gallery, Nelson).

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-002554)

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