Interview between Captain Wallis, and Oberea, Queen of Otaheite, after Peace being established with Native of that Island.
Copper engraving. Plate 165 x 222mm. 6½ x 8¾". Small nicks and tears along lower edge.
Captain Samuel Wallis (1728-1795) commanded HMS Dolphin on a voyage to circumnavigate the world. Along the Strait of Magellan, Wallis veered towards Tahiti where he was received by Queen Oberea c.1772.
In the National Library of Australia.
[Ref: 20761] £110.00