William HODGESWilliam WATTSThomas CADELLWilliam STRAHAN, Boats of the Friendly Isles. Enlarge 1 /1

William HODGES

London, England 1744 – Brixham, England 1797

print after

William WATTS

1752 – 1851



1742 – 1802



1715 – 1785


Boats of the Friendly Isles. 1777
Collection Title: Cook, James. 'A voyage towards the South Pole and round the world. Performed in Resolution and Adventure 1772...1775'. London: Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1777
Page: plate 42
Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 21.3 h x 37.2 w cm printed image and text 23.9 h x 37.3 w cm plate-mark 25.4 h x 40.2 w cm sheet 29.2 h x 42.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Tony Coleing, 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.567
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Tony Coleing, New South Wales, 2011