Bateaux a rames des iles Radak (Rowing boats of the Radak Islands)
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- Bateaux a rames des iles Radak (Rowing boats of the Radak Islands)
An outrigger canoe and two rowing boats and a paddle, from the Ratak Chain, Marshall Islands.1822.
Lithograph, printed in brown tones.
- Height: 26 centimetres
- Width: 40.2 centimetres
Inscription Positionfront of print
Inscription ContentIV Lith de Langlume dess et Lith par Choris
Bateaux a rames des iles Radak
Inscription TranslationIV Lith by Langlume drawing and Lith by Choris
Rowing boats of the Radak Islands
Inscription Commentprinted in ink
Inscription Positionback of print
Inscription Commenthandwritten in pencil
Published in: Choris, Louis (1822) "Voyage pittoresque autour du monde: avec des portraits de sauvages s'Amerique, d'Asie, a'Afrique, et des iles du Grand Ocean/ des paysages, des vues maritimes, et plusieurs objets d'histoire naturelle".
t is believed that this print was bound together (see holes on side and/or top of print) alongside other prints by Louis Choris, which are now part of the BM Pictorial Collection.
Two holes, at top of print.
- Associated with: Ratak Chain
- (Oceania,Micronesia,Marshall Islands,Ratak Chain)
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- KXW.Oc.17 (Old BM series number)
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Object reference number: EOC109603
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