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John Webber

Artist, draughtsman, official artist on James Cook's third voyage.

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'The Inside of a Hippah' was drawn by J. Webber on Cook's third voyage. It is interesting as the first picture of its kind, showing an inside view of what a Maori fortified village ('hippah' as Cook spelt the word 'pa') looked like in Cook's day 30b. Captain John Gore, by John Webber, 1780 36. Poetua, by John Webber 44. Captain Cook, by John Webber, 1776 Hawaiian Sailing Canoes off Niihau, Drawn by John Webber, Artist With Cook on his Third Voyage

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