Two Aborigines and canoes

Two Aborigines and canoes

C018/1933 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 77.6MB

Downloadable file size: 5.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Two Aborigines and canoes Whole drawing Two Aborigines; one with markings on the chest and across the shoulders resembling a crucifix. The other Aborigine is launching a spear from a spear-thrower with his right hand and holding a shield with his left. Other sketches include two shields; a bark hut; four bark canoes one containing an Aborigine paddling. Sketches probably made at Botany Bay April 1770 Image taken from Sketches made in Captain Cook's First Voyage 1768-1771. Originally published in 1770. Illustrated by Sydney Parkinson.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aborigine, canoe, english, historical, history, shield, sketch, sketches made in captain cook'ss first voyage 1768, spear, sydney parkinson, transportation

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.