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Nathaniel Dance-Holland: Captain James Cook, 1728-79   
creator QS:P170,Q3336784
Nathaniel Dance-Holland: Captain James Cook, 1728-79
Captain James Cook
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Deutsch: 1776: James Cook
English: Official portrait of Captain James Cook
Suomi: Kapteeni James Cookin virallinen muotokuva. National Maritime Museum, Yhdistynyt kuningaskunta.
Français : James Cook par Nathaniel Dance.
Italiano: Ritratto di James Cook
日本語: クックの公式肖像画 海軍博物館(ロンドン)所蔵
Nederlands: James Cook na zijn terugkeer van zijn tweede expeditie in de Stille Zuidzee
Polski: Kapitan James Cook
Català: Retrat de l'explorador britànic James Cook
Lietuvių: Džeimso Kuko portretas
中文: 庫克船長畫像。現存於英國海事博物館。
Русский: Портрет Дж. Кука, 25 май 1776 года. Художник Натаниэл Дэнс
Gagana Samoa: Ata o James Cook, 25 Me, 1776. (le tusiata o Nathaniel Dance)
Čeština: Kapitán James Cook, 25. května 1776. (oficiální portrét)
Español: Retrato oficial de James Cook
Date 1775-76
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 127 cm (50 ″); Width: 101.6 cm (40 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,127U174728;P2049,101.6U174728
institution QS:P195,Q1199924
Accession number
BHC2628 (Royal Museums Greenwich)
Source/Photographer from the National Maritime Museum, United Kingdom
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Public domain because of age


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22:01, 25 November 2004 Thumbnail for version as of 22:01, 25 November 2004 300 × 378 (12 KB) Cnyborg Portrait of Captain James Cook {{PD}}
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