Auction 139, Lot 8

"Captain James Cook, F.R.S.", Cadell, Thomas I

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1777 (dated)


Color: Black & White

7.8 x 11 inches
19.8 x 27.9 cm

This is a large and strongly engraved portrait of Captain Cook surrounded by an oval frame. Originally painted by William Hodges and engraved by James Basire.


Condition: B+

There are a few small spots primarily in the lower blank margin and some light toning. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/15/2012