A Dance at Otaheiti

Title: A Dance at Otaheiti
Description: A dance or heiva at Otaheite [Tahiti]. Two men and two women dancing on matting, with drummers behind under a thatched open-fronted building with crowds to left and right.
Pen, wash & water-colour.
Date: September 1777
Author: Signed and dated “John Webber del 1777”
Dimensions: 432 x 546
Collection: British Library
Reference no: Add.Ms 15513f.19
Record no.: c2221-05
.
Captcook-ne main site Close Window (c) Image copyright of the owner institution