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View in Queen Charlotte's Sound, New Zealand

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Seashore with three Maori in the foreground; beyond, others in elaborately carved canoes and European men in a rowing boat and beside three tents; two sailing ships moored off-shore. Hand-coloured etching.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Webber
Inscription: Lettered in lower margin: "J. Webber fecit R.A./View in Queen Charlottes Sound, New Zealand./Vide Cooks last Voyage Vol I Chap 7/London Pubd. Octr. 1790 by J. Webber No 312 Oxford Street'
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