Exact Representation of the Inhabitants of Norton Sound & of Their Habitations.
18th c British Oceanic History Graphic Arts
John WEBBER (aka Johann Wäber)
(London, 6 October 1751 - 29 April 1793, London)
Webber was the official artist on Captain James Cook’s third voyage in the Resolution (1776-1780). The original watercolor was made 11-16 September 1778. Engraved by an artist named Thornton and published by Alexander Hogg in London in 1784.