Captain James Cook, Sir Joseph Banks, Dr Daniel Solander

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A collection of portraits of Sir Joseph Banks from the National Library of Australia including one by John Hamilton Mortimer featuring the naturalist together with his colleague Dr Daniel Solander, the Endeavour’s Captain James Cook, Dr John Hawkesworth and the Earl of Sandwich, John Montagu.

Via nla.gov.au

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