Artist unknown :Flax plant of New Zealand. London, Strahan, 1777.

Artist unknown :Flax plant of New Zealand. London, Strahan, 1777.
1769 - 1777
Hodges, William, 1744-1797; Forster, Johann Georg Adam, 1754-1794; Parkinson, Sydney, 1745-1771

Flax flower in detail in upper half of plate with the whole plant in the background

Although this engraving may be after a lost drawing by either William Hodges or George Forster, the two artists with Cook's second voyage capable of providing drawings of this type, it may also be after a lost watercolour or drawing by Sydney Parkinson from the first voyage.

Extended Title - From: Cook, James. A voyage towards the South Pole. Plate 23.

Quantity: 1 b&w art print(s).

Physical Description: Engraving 375 x 230 mm

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