Robert BENARDJames BASIRE IWilliam HODGES, Le capitaine Jaques Cook: membre de la société royale de Londres. [Captain James Cook: member of the Royal Society of London] Enlarge 1 /1

Robert BENARD

France 1734 – 1785

engraver

James BASIRE I

1730 – 1802

engraver

William HODGES

London, England 1744 – Brixham, England 1797

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Le capitaine Jaques Cook: membre de la société royale de Londres. [Captain James Cook: member of the Royal Society of London] 1778
Collection Title: Cook, James. 'Voyage dans l'hemisphere austral et autour du mondel'. Paris: Hotel de Thou, 1778
Page: plate 1
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: medium-weight textured cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left, '[illegible]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '20p'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.3 h x 17.0 w cm plate-mark 24.2 h x 19.0 w cm sheet 26.4 h x 20.1 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.110
Subject: Portait: male, James Cook
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.