Hodges, William, 1744-1797 :The ice islands, seen the 9th of Janry., 1773. Engrav'd by B T Pouncy; drawn from nature by W Hodges. London, 1777

Hodges, William, 1744-1797 :The ice islands, seen the 9th of Janry., 1773. Engrav'd by B T Pouncy; drawn from nature by W Hodges. London, 1777
Date
1773 - 1777
By
Hodges, William, 1744-1797; Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799
Ref
C-051-016
Description
Icebergs inside the Antarctic Circle. One of Cook's ships is in the background and men are active in four rowing boats in the the foreground. In the nearest, a man is trying to break up a chunk of floating ice with a pick and to the right, a man is shooting at a seagull. Original work made by Hodges on Cook's Second Voyage Extended Title - From: A voyage towards the South Pole [by James Cook]... London: 1777, Vol. I, Plate XXX. Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s). Physical Description: Engraving, 215 x 382 mm
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w art print(s), Works of art, Engravings, Engraving, 215 x 382 mm
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