Ethnographic illustrations

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Date: 1826 - 1833 - 1829 By: Paris, Edmond Francois, 1806-1893; Lemercier, Alfred Léon, active 1830s-1840s Ref: PUBL-0038-1-078 Description: A plate containing side views and plans of an outrigger canoe with sail furled and a double-hulled canoe with sail unfurled. Also shows the oars used for ste...
Date: 1869 From: Various artists :[Eight engravings from the "Penny illustrated paper", 7 November 1868 - 6 February 1869] Ref: A-423-003-1 Description: Top left illustration on page shows a half-length portrait of an African witch-doctor smoking a pipe which he holds to his lips with his left hand. He wears ...
[Sellier, P] :Naturel des Nouvelles Hebrides; habitant des Hebrides [1894?]
Date: 1893 - 1894 From: Sellier, P :[Ten ink drawings of Pacific Islanders including Tahitians, Marquesans, Vanuatuans and Papua New Guineans, 1893 or 1894?] Ref: A-340-051 Description: Shows a full length portrait of an ornately tattooed man holding a bow in his right hand and a long arrow in his left hand, resting over his left shoulder. H...
Date: 1777 - 1820 - 1778 From: [Various artists] :[Plates from All the voyages round the world] - [London ; Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793 Ref: A-211-048/049 Description: The top image, from an original made in 1778 by John Webber, shows a view from close to the shore, looking the houses and canoes of the native people, with a...
Date: 1773 - 1820 - 1774 From: [Various artists] :[Plates from All the voyages round the world] - [London ; Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820] By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797 Ref: A-211-064/065 Description: The top image, based on an original drawing by William Hodges in 1773, shows two pigs in the foreground, and huts and fences in the background. The lower ima...
Date: 1777 - 1790 From: Webber, John, 1751-1793 :[Engravings to illustrate Cook's voyages] / Beilby & Bewick sculpt. - [Newcastle ; Printed by M Brown, 1790?] Ref: A-111-070 Description: Shows two inhabitants of the Chukotski Peninsula, Siberia, in the right foreground. Two tents are at the left with another figure and two dogs. There are thr...
[Sellier, P] :Indigene en Iles Viti. Indigene des Iles Viti [1894?]
Date: 1893 - 1819 - 1894 - 1821 From: Sellier, P :[Ten ink drawings of Pacific Islanders including Tahitians, Marquesans, Vanuatuans and Papua New Guineans, 1893 or 1894?] Ref: A-340-048 Description: Shows a profile portrait of the head of a man of Fiji Islands. He is bearded and has a dense spherical bouffant hair style, complete with a straight tusk or ...
Date: 1778 - 1800 - 1830 From: [Various artists] :[Illustrations to Cook's voyages - London? 18--?] Ref: A-111-094 Description: A view of Waimea, Atooi (Kauai), a Hawaiian village. Shows Cook's crew trading with natives. Behind them are A-shaped reed or grass huts, with a hilly landsc...
Robley, Horatio Gordon 1840-1930 :Matata. October 1865.
Date: 1865 By: Robley, Horatio Gordon, 1840-1930 Ref: A-080-013 Description: Shows the gate of the Arawa Pa at Matata with three Maori warriors. Inscriptions: Recto - bottom left - Matata / 1865; Recto - bottom right - H. G. Robley ...
Date: 2018 By: New Zealand. Ministry for Pacific Peoples Ref: Eph-D-TUVALU-2018-01 Description: Posters shows a group photograph of Tuvalu people in traditional dress. The translation of the title is given: Tuvalu, trust in God, nurture your cultural va...
[Sellier, P] :Naturel de Mangareva, cheveux empates d'argile et travailles en corne et en plogues [?] [1894?]
Date: 1893 - 1894 From: Sellier, P :[Ten ink drawings of Pacific Islanders including Tahitians, Marquesans, Vanuatuans and Papua New Guineans, 1893 or 1894?] Ref: A-340-047 Description: Shows a portrait of the head of a man of Magareva, French Polynesia, with a horn made of plastered clay on the top of his head, and clay "ear-muffs" at the s...
Date: 1824 By: Hayter, John, 1800-1891?; Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850 Ref: C-020-008 Description: Half-length portraits of Boki, High Chief and Governor of Oahu, Hawaii, with his wife Liliha. Boki is dressed in feather-clad helmet and cloak, Liliha in a ...
Date: 1940 - 1946 By: Cowan, James Robson, 1918-2006; Peter, Juliet, 1915-2010 Ref: A-433-026/032 Description: Includes: 026. Boat with two sails, manned by three African men 027. Boat with two sails, manned by three African men 028. Two sailing boats with men in feze...
Angas, George French 1822-1886 :Toea, daughter of Te Awaitaia, chief at Waingaroa, with an attendant boy carrying water. / George French Angas delt & lith. Plate 54, 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 Ref: PUBL-0014-54 Description: A young woman wrapped in a striped flax cloak with pompoms. She has albatross down ear adornments. Her slave or page stands on her left, holding a gourd in b...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Native tombs / George French Angas [delt]; J. W. Giles [lith]. Plate 50. 1847.
Date: 1844 - 1847 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Giles, John West, 1801-1870 Ref: PUBL-0014-50 Description: Shows five different Maori tombs or mausolea: 1. Mausoleum of E Tohi, the mother of Rauparaha, on the island of Mana. It is richly adorned, covered with wood...
Date: [1952] From: The Graham Bookplate Collection; bookplates collected by David H Graham. [1500-1950s] Ref: BOOKPLATES-Graham-NZ-G-1952-01 Description: Bookplate shows a Maori lintel wood carving collected by David Graham in 1929, depicting "The emancipated slave". The Maori words at the top "Ko te Mataurang...
Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838 :Natives of N[ew] S[outh] Wales as seen in the streets of Sydney / A Earle. Printed by C Hullmandel. [1830]
Date: 1830 From: Earle, Augustus, 1793-1838 :Views in New South Wales and Van Diemens Land; Australian scrap book 1830. London, J Cross, August 10th 1830. Ref: PUBL-0053-04 Description: Shows a group of Australian aborigines in a street of Sydney, near the harbour (ship masts can be seen in the left background). A sign for George Street is a...
Date: 1930 - 1939 By: Stuart, Hal, active 1930s?; Luxford, Nola, 1895-1994 Ref: A-428-027 Description: Shows at left a black-robed priest holding a cross up to a cross-centred sun at top right. At lower left a carved statue squats, and is approached from the ...
Date: 1838 - 1835 - 1826 - 1843 - 1836 - 1829 From: Various artists :[66 engravings of Oceanian subjects, including Tahiti, Marquesas, Tonga, Pitcairn, Vanuatu, and Polynesia in general. 1838-1843]. By: Danvin, Victor Marie Felix, 1802-1842; Sainson, Louis Auguste de, 1800-; Truch, active 1835 Ref: A-318-056 Description: Shows a full length portrait of a man with wrap-around skirt, and necklace of long curved teeth or leaves. Over his right shouder he holds a large club with ...
Date: 1835 - 1838 - 1836 - 1843 From: Various artists :[66 engravings of Oceanian subjects, including Tahiti, Marquesas, Tonga, Pitcairn, Vanuatu, and Polynesia in general. 1838-1843]. By: Danvin, Victor Marie Felix, 1802-1842; Montaut, Gabriel Xavier, 1798-1852 Ref: A-318-030 Description: Shows two small children dancing in the midst of a crowd of onlookers, one of whom is a European seated on a chair on the left, with a feathered hat and a ca...