Pirogue de Guerre de la Nouvelle Zélande (War canoe of New Zealand)

Pirogue de Guerre de la Nouvelle Zélande (War canoe of New Zealand)

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$225.00

A Maori war canoe at speed. A detailed print showing the canoe carvings in their full glory. The print is a French copy from a drawing by Sidney Parkinson, artist on board the Endeavour, Capt. Cook's ship on his First Voyage (1769-71)

Artist Sidney Parkinson
Date 1773
Dimensions (mm) 337 x 196
Engraver Le Veau
Place Paris
Publication 1st French edition of Cook's First Voyage
Publisher Saillant et Nyon - Pancoucke
Condition Clear impression. Clear print mark. Sheet has four vertical folds.