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Ellis, William Webb, d 1785 :A man of Unalaschka. W. Ellis fecit 1779

Reference Number: A-264-041

Head and shoulders frontal portrait of a man, looking slightly to the left, with shoulder-length hair, a moustache, a small beard beneath the chin and a bone ornament beneath the lower lip. He is wearing a jacket with a red yoke trimmed with fur at the neck and with fur strips hanging from the shoulders of the sleeves

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Watercolours and Portraits, related to Alaska and Indians of North America - Clothing.

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 watercolour(s)Pencil, ink & watercolour, 182 x 175 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-010380)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: title, signature and date in pencil. Also upper right, in another hand 'Ellis Voyages Vol 2 p. 45'

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