Men Women Marpuesas Island Polynesia tattoos 1837 scarce French ethnic view
Men Women Marpuesas Island Polynesia tattoos 1837 scarce French ethnic view Men Women Marpuesas Island Polynesia tattoos 1837 scarce French ethnic view
$ 65.00

Portraits d'Hommes et Femmes de Nouka-Hiva.

(Ethnic View, Costume Print, 19th Century Prints, Pacifc Islands, Polynesia, Marpuesas Island).

Issued 1837, Paris. Engraved by Delaistre from drawing by Denvin.

Scarce early 19th century engraved print with lovely hand color.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet Measures c. 8" H x 4 3/4" W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 6" H x 3 3/4" W.

[R23904].