"Captain James Cook, F.R.S.", Cadell, Thomas I
Subject: Frontispiece, Portrait
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.
There are a few small spots primarily in the lower blank margin and some light toning. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.