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Hawaii
WEBBER, J.,  A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine -  the Society Islands], antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine - the Society Islands]
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 286x416mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Together with a text page.
A view of a chief's raised burial chamber in Huaheine, Society Islands, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from C... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 2,000)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3