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Webber, John 1751-1793 :A view in Oheitepeha Bay in the Island of Otaheite. J. Webber R. A. fecit. London, publ April 1 1809 by Boydell & Comp.y No. 90 Cheapside.

Reference Number: PUBL-0018-05

A mountainous landscape, with a river in the centre, a small canoe, Tahitian houses to the right, and a Tahitian couple in the left foreground. A banana palm and coconut trees, along with other native trees can be seen.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ethnographic images, Portraits and Aquatints, related to Tahiti, Men, Tahitian, Dwellings - Tahiti, Coconut, Bananas and Women, Tahitian.

Part of:
Webber, John 1751-1793 :Views in the South Seas from drawings by the late James [i. e. John] Webber, draftsman on board the Resolution, Captain James Cooke [i. e. Cook], from the years 1776 to 1780. London, Boydell, 1808 [i. e. 1809], Reference Number PUBL-0018 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Aquatint, hand-coloured 289 x 418 mm (image), 326 x 447 mm (plate mark) on sheet 425 x 538 mm. Horizontal imageArt works

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004506)

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