1 Antique Print/ Death of Captain Cook / Virtual Print Fair


Title: [Old antique portrait] Dood van J. Cook.
Author: Cook, J.
PlaceAndYear: Leiden, 1795-1803.
Description: atives had placed upon him as the reincarnation of the god, Lono. Each of his two visits had coincided with the makahiki season, and his death in symbolic conflict occurred at the close of that period.After the Discovery and the Resolution departed the Hawaiian Islands, under the command of Captain Clerke, no other foreign ships would visit the islands again until 1786. From a Dutch edition of ‘Cook's voyages'.
Dimensions: 225 x 360 mm
Colouring: uncoloured
Condition: excellent condition.
  • Number: 1010041 (3835)
  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum

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