William HODGESUNKNOWN LONDON ENGRAVER, Woman of New Zealand. Enlarge 1 /1

William HODGES

London, England 1744 – Brixham, England 1797

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Woman of New Zealand. 1776
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 58
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin textured off-white 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: inscribed lower left below image within plate-mark in dark-brown ink, '12/'. inscribed verso upper centre in red pencil, '[arc-shaped mark]'.
Dimensions: printed border-line 22.7 h x 17.6 w cm printed image and text 27.2 h x 17.6 w cm plate-mark 31.8 h x 25.2 w cm sheet (irregular) 49.8 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1237
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: English New Zealand, Art period: Colonial
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.