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Cleveley the Younger, John, Jukes, Francis, Views of the South Seas. London : Francis Jukes. 1788.

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Cleveley the Younger, John, Jukes, Francis, (1788) Views of the South Seas. London : Francis Jukes.

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Cleveley the Younger, John, Jukes, Francis, Views of the South Seas. London : Francis Jukes. 1788.

Description

This rare set of four aquatints relates to Cook's Third Voyage. The watercolors from which these prints were engraved were painted by James Cleveley, carpenter on HMS Resolution.

According to the imprint on the aquatints, the original sketches were repainted by James's brother, John, in London. Cleveley died in 1786 and by the time his four watercolors were turned into aquatints by John Martyn two years later with changes to the scene made including.

4 hand-colored aquatints published by F. Jukes in 1787-88.

43 x 59cm (16 15/16 x 23 1/4in)

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Publisher: London : Francis Jukes

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English

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Date Added: 2019-07-22

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