- 1777 - 1838
- Webber, John, 1751-1793; Grasset de Saint-Sauveur, Jacques, 1757-1810; B. Jollivet (Firm)
Shows a full length portrait of a man wearing a fan-shaped headdress, two string of beads around the neck and a cloth skirt secured at the waist with a belt from which feathers or leaves are suspended.
Image is adapted from Grasset de Saint-Sauveur, from a head and shoulders portrait by John Webber, "Poulaho, king of the Friendly Islands, ", published in 1784.
Hand colouring may be twentieth century; other examples of this publication exist in black & white.
Other Titles - Man of the Friendly Islands, Tonga; Volume; Page.
Extended Title - From Pierre Sylvain Marechal "Costumes civils de tous les peuples", avec une notice historique sur les moeurs, usages... de chaque peuple, 3rd edition, Guincamp; B Jollivet, 1837-1838.
Inscriptions: Recto - bottom right - Imp B Jollivet
Quantity: 1 colour art print(s).
Physical Description: Handcoloured engraving on sheet 186 x 120 mm.
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- 1 colour art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Ethnographic illustrations, Handcoloured engraving on sheet 186 x 120 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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