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Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :[Portraits of two Tahitians. 1777]

Reference Number: A-264-026-1

Top right, a young Tahitian man's head, full face, beardless. Centre, a Tahitian man seated on a Windsor chair, bare to the waist, bare-legged and holding a bundle of tapa cloth on his lap. He is looking three-quarters right and has a small beard

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Pencil works and Portraits, related to Tahiti and Men, Tahitian.

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)Pencil on laid paper, 310 x 200 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-010258)

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