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Creator:
John Webber, 1752–1793, British
Title:

A Sailing Canoe of Otaheite

Additional Title(s):

Four People in a Small Sailing Craft, Island of Eimeo

Part Of:

Collective Title: Views in the South Seas 1776-1780

Date:
1792
Medium:
Graphite; verso: transferred soft ground on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 1/4 inches (30.2 × 43.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "This side to be printed"

Watermark: J Whatman

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1318
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18511
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