Artist unknown: Gezicht van de Resoluti Baai, op't Eiland St. Christina, een der Marquisen Eilanden [1774. Copied ca 1785]
- 1774 - 1780 - 1777 - 1790
- Copy of an engraving published in Cook (1777, I, plate 33, fp 306) after Hodges' 'Resolution Bay in the Marquesas'. Shows a large bay (Vaitahu Bay) with several Marquesans in 4 canoes, one canoe with a large triangular sail to the right. The Resolution and Adventure can be seen through a gap in the rocks in the right background. Santa Christina is now known as Tahuata. Verso shows handwritten text in Dutch. There is some variation in the details between this and the engraved version. Other Titles - View of Resolution Bay in the Island Santa Christina, one of the Marquesas islands [translation]. Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - title in ink. Also verso covered in text in Dutch describing the scene Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour and holograph in album 272 x 430 mm
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- 1 watercolour(s), Works of art, Watercolours, Watercolour and holograph in album 272 x 430 mm
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