Jun 13, 2024 - Sale 2672

Sale 2672 - Lot 237

Price Realized: $ 6,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(HAWAII.) James and John Cleveley; and Francis Jukes (engraver). View of Owhyhee One of the Sandwich Islands in the South Seas. Large aquatint view of Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii, with a chaotic scene illustrating the killing of Captain James Cook by enraged natives February 14th, 1779. 19x25 inches sheet size, wide margins; archivally conserved but still with evidence of creases, small repairs, and marginal foxing. London: Thomas Martyn, 1788