Copper engraving

Title:
Copper engraving
Date:
1785
Description:
This is an original hand-colored copper engraving from Cook's Voyages, c. 1785. Depicts a Tasmanian woman carrying a child; caption reads "Woman of Cape Dieman, in the Southern Extremity of New Holland. Vol. 1, to face Page 240."
Collection:
Joseph A. Towles Artifact Collection
Contributing Institution:
Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston
Media Type:
Objects
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Cook, James, 1728-1779, Webber, John, 1751-1793
Topical Subject:
Engraving, Voyages and travels--Early works to 1800
Geographic Subject:
Tasmania
Shelving Locator:
1989.001.166s
Material Type:
Copper engravings (visual works)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
300 dpi; Nikon D80 camera; archival images in .tif and .nef formats.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2009, The College of Charleston Libraries. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.