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Auction 89, Lot 319

"Portrait of a Man of Oonalashka/ Portrait of a Woman of Oonalashka",

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1784-85 (published)

Publication: Cook's Voyages

Color: Black & White

14 x 9.2 inches
35.6 x 23.4 cm

Copper engraved portraits of the Native Americans Capt. Cook encountered in Oonalaska. Each depicts the manner of dress, and body ornament common with the people. From a folio edition by G.W. Anderson. Tape burn in margins, else fine.


Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 12/8/1999