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Ca.-1790 hand-colored English copper-plate engraving of Captain Cook's landing at Tanna, New Hebride

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Ca.-1790 hand-colored English copper-plate engraving of Captain Cook's landing at Tanna, New Hebride
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Ca.-1790 hand-colored English copper-plate engraving of Captain Cook's landing at Tanna, New Hebrides. 10" x 9-1/2". A small but beautifully drawn and vividly colored (later) scene of Cook and his men landing in on the beach in front of many natives, everyone well armed but friendly-looking, with ship in background (very intricately done), perfect condition, matted and ready for framing.