- Museum number
- Object: habitants des iles Sandwich (inhabitants of the Sandwich Islands)
Portraits of three Hawaiian men. The man on the far left in profile, is depicted with his hair tied up, wears a pink cloth wrap, and with tattoo markings on his chest and arm. The man in the centre, also wears his hair tied up, has a beard, and wears a yellow cloth wrap. The man on the far right, wears his hair tied back, a yellow cloth wrap, and has a tattoo of a tree on his arm. 1822.
Lithograph,printed in brown, pink and yellow tones.
- Production date
Height: 26.20 centimetres
Width: 40.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
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".
It 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.
- Not on display
- Two holes, on right of print. Folded top left corner.
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Voyage pittoresque autour du monde
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: KXT.Oc.35 (Old BM series number)
Miscellaneous number: XV (Plate number)