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England 1751 – 1793

A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. 1789
Collection Title: Webber, John. 'Proofs for "Views of the South Seas" '. London and Frankfurt: the artist and C.E.G. Prestel, 1788-1820.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: early issue
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: The image is reversed from its earlier verision, as it would appear in the final coloured form in 'Views of the South Seas'.
Dimensions: printed image printed image and text plate-mark 32.8 h x 45.0 w cm sheet 41.0 h x 54.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.488.15
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2016.