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Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :Otaheite? [A double canoe of the Sandwich Islands. 1779]

Reference Number: A-264-021-1

A broadside view of three figures in a large Hawaian double canoe, with a triangular sail

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wash drawings, related to Hawaii, Men, Hawaiian and Canoes and canoeing - Hawaii.

Part of:
Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :[A collection of drawings made by William Ellis on H.M.S. Discovery and Resolution during Captain Cook's third voyage to the Pacific 1776-1780], Reference Number A-264-001/049 (28 digitised items)

Extent: 1 drawing(s)Ink & wash, 306 x 185 mm. Vertical imageArt works

Historical Notes: Drawn on Cook's third circumnavigation

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-010244)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - top right: 'Otaheite?' in ink. also repeated as 'Otaheiti' bottom right

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