John WEBBERPeter MAZELL, A white bear Enlarge 1 /1

John WEBBER

England 1751 – 1793

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Peter MAZELL

Ireland 1759 /1763 – England 1797

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A white bear 1784
Collection Title: Cook, James and King, James. 'A voyage to the Pacific Ocean... for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere’. London: Printed by W. & A. Strahan for G. Nicol & T. Codell, 1784
Page: plate 73
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark, indecipherable.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.8 h x 24.5 w cm printed image and text 19.6 h x 24.5 w cm plate-mark 21.7 h x 27.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 37.8 h x 52.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1213
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.