Habitants de l'ile Oualan. (Archipel des Iles Carolines)

Title: Habitants de l'ile Oualan. (Archipel des Iles Carolines)
Date: C1826
Artist: Antoine Chazal (1793-1854)
Image Size: 235mm x 325mm (9.25" x 12.8")
Technique: Stipple engraving with original hand colouring.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: VDLCOQ 051 PI CAR (NOGY) (C014)
11349
Price: $A 300
Description:
Very rare engraving of natives of the Carolines.

From Duperrey, Voyage de la Coquille.
Biography:

Antoine Chazal (1793-1854)

Chazal was a French painter and engraver. He studied under Misbach, Bidauld, and Van Spaendonck, and became Professor of Iconography at the Jardin des Plantes