- Museum number
- Object: Interieux d'une maison dans les iles Radak (Interior of a house in the Radak Islands)
View of the interior of a thatched roof building open on all sides, a group of men, women and children are seated in the building. The men are wearing ear plugs and plant fibre skirts, one of the men is carving a shield. The women are wearing neck ornaments, and cloth wraps, one of the women is wearing a crown, another is playing on drums. The children are playing. Mice are crawling on the ground. An expanse of water is in the distance. 1822
Lithograph, printed in brown and blue tones.
- Production date
Height: 26 centimetres
Width: 40.20 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, at top of print. Stained.
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Voyage pittoresque autour du monde
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: KXW.Oc.4 (Old BM series number)