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James Cook


This photolithographic portrait of James Cook by Nathaniel Dance Holland appeared in the 1784 edition of A voyage to the Pacific Ocean, a compilation of accounts of Cook’s third and last exploratory mission to the South Seas.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: MNZ-0360-1/2; F
Photolithograph by Sir Nathaniel Dance Holland

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image

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