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Three voyages round the world, being a complete set of the plates of the three voyages, by J. Webber, W. Hodges and others, ca. 1784-1786 / engraved by F. Bartolozzi and others.

Call numbers

SAFE/PXD 59

Record identifier

n88ELddn

Three voyages round the world, being a complete set of the plates of the three voyages, by J. Webber, W. Hodges and others, ca. 1784-1786 / engraved by F. Bartolozzi and others.

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Three voyages round the world, being a complete set of the plates of the three voyages, by J. Webber, W. Hodges and others, ca. 1784-1786 / engraved by F. Bartolozzi and others.

Full title

Three voyages round the world, being a complete set of the plates of the three voyages, by J. Webber, W. Hodges and others, ca. 1784-1786 / engraved by F. Bartolozzi and others.

Date

ca. 1784-1786

Call Numbers

SAFE/PXD 59

Record Identifier

n88ELddn
Physical Description

Contents

1 album comprising 2 watercolours and 157 prints including proofs of engravings and cancelled plates - 64.2 x 47.5 cm.

4 watercolours on mounts - 76.7 x 56.1 cm.

6 engravings on mounts - 76.7 x 56.1 cm.

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955.

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Contents lists available in volumes and in the Mitchell Library Reading Room.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Three voyages round the world, being a complete set of the plates of the three voyages, by J. Webber, W. Hodges and others, ca. 1784-1786 / engraved by F. Bartolozzi and others.

NOTES

General note

Undated, chiefly unsigned.
Some images have title on print, some have handwritten titles below mount, or on verso.
Bookplate on front endpaper of album.
Newspaper advertisement describing the album pasted on f.1. (Location: PXD 59/1)

Digital order no:Album ID : 874363

Signature / Inscriptions

PXD 59/1
Opp. f. 1. "The three sets of Plates to Cook's voyages, forming the folio atlases, complete -"
"extra, besides drawings - / The death of Capt Cook large and small plates / Portrait of Omai, full length / Man of New Caledonia, cancelled plate / Man of Mallicolo, cancelled plate / & other variations"
Printed matter on f. 1: receipt...

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907.

Exhibited in

Encounters with Paradise : views of Hawaii and its people, 1778-1941

Captain Cook, R. N., the resolute mariner: an international record of oceanic discovery

Administrative / Biographical history

William Hodges (1744-1797): In 1772, probably recommended by a member of the Admiralty Board, Hodges sailed to the Pacific and Antarctic on the Resolution as landscape artist on Captain Cook's second expedition... (Source: Maritime Art Museum, Greenwich (UK), web site, viewed 5/12/2007)
John Webber (1751-1793), Landscape painter, draughtsman on...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

SAFE/PXD 59

Record Identifier

n88ELddn

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OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

457971

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