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Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee

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Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee
Collection

Prints depicting dance

Subjects

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1770 - 1779 (Questionable)
Place: London
Publisher: published by Alex'r Hoggat at the Kings Arms
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZFD Cap 1
Topics
Dance -- French Polynesia
Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island)
Wallis, Samuel, 1728-1795
Folk musicians
Genres
Prints
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Hamilton delin., [Thomas?] Morris sculp.
Physical Description
Engravings
Extent: Engraving, plate mark: 19 x 27.5 cm.
Description
Based on Samuel Wallis's voyage around the world, 1766-1768. A flute player, drummer and three bare-breasted women dancing at left. Captain Wallis seated at right, conversing with a woman.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY737056502-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12148556
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 46688550-f368-0132-968f-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1770: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1770 - 1779. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e279ac80-f36a-0132-ce31-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e279ac80-f36a-0132-ce31-58d385a7bbd0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1770 - 1779). Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e279ac80-f36a-0132-ce31-58d385a7bbd0

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Captain Wallis, on his arrival at O'Taheite, in conversation with Oberea the queen, while her attendants are performing a favorite dance called the timrodee