Various artists :[1. Bay of Oapoa in Ulietea; 2 A family of Dusky Bay. London, Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820]

Various artists :[1. Bay of Oapoa in Ulietea; 2 A family of Dusky Bay. London, Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820]
Date
1769 - 1773 - 1820
By
Hodges, William, 1744-1797; Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771
Ref
A-211-042/043
Description
The top image, from an original by Sydney Parkinson, shows a scene on the waterfront at Raiatea in the Society Islands, with canoes on the right. In the centre foreground a group of men and women talk around a large basket of fish. There is a curve-roofed shelter at the far left, housing a double-hulled canoe. A figure walks in from the left bearing a laden pole over his left shoulder. There is a coconut palm at the far left, and high jagged hills in the distance. The lower image, from an original by William Hodges, shows four figures, a woman on the left, standing with a spear, a man standing with a taiaha, and a woman seated at the right with an infant on her back. A redrawing of an engraving by William Hodges, from Cook's second voyage to New Zealand, with the figures and position of the land and sea rearranged Other Titles - Oopoa, Raiatea Extended Title - Published in Samuel Prior's "All the voyages round the world" Quantity: 2 b&w art print(s) on one sheet. Physical Description: Engravings on sheet 180 x 104 mm.
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
[Various artists] :[Plates from All the voyages round the world] - [London ; Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820] / [Various artists] :[1. Wallis's interview with the Queen of Otaheite; 2. Terra del Fuego; 3. Bay of Oapoa in Ulietea; 4. A family of Dusky Bay. London ; Sir Richard Phillips & Co., 1820]
Format
2 b&w art print(s) on one sheet, Works of art, Engravings, Engravings on sheet 180 x 104 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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