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Ellis, William Webb d 1785 :N. W. Coast of America? [1778 or 1779]

Reference Number: A-264-039

Steep coastal mountains viewed from close to the shore, with fir trees faintly sketched in at the water's edge on the left. Brushpoint squiggles lower right

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Coastal profiles and Watercolours, related to Nootka Sound.

Part of:
Ellis, William Webb d 1785 :[Profile view of Kauai and King George's Sound], Reference Number A-264-037 (4 digitised items)
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)Watercolour over pencil on laid paper 182 x 326 mm. Horizontal imageArt works

Historical Notes: Drawn on Cook's third circumnavigation

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

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-010375)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: title in ink. Also, below that in pencil, 'Ellis Voyages Vol I p. 369 [erased] 269?' [substituted]

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