image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a Priest Making his Offering to the Morai, in Huoheine

1789

Unknown Artist

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Title

A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a Priest Making his Offering to the Morai, in Huoheine

Date

1789

Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a Priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine, London 1789, par Webber"
Additional Makers: After- John Webber (1752-1793)
Medium: Watercolor and pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Collective Title: Views in the South Seas 1776-1780
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Location

Huahine, French Polynesia

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