C1842

Pirogue des Naturales de L’Ile Toud. (detroit de Torres)

Scarce lithograph of Tudu, in Magan country in the Torres Strait, Queensland, from the French voyage of under the command of Dumont D’Urville. Embossed blind stamp “Gide Editeur Paris” denoting that is from the original edition of “Voyage au Pole … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Pirogue des Naturales de L’Ile Toud. (detroit de Torres)

Date:

C1842

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured lithograph.

Image Size: 

300mm 
x 166mm

Paper Size: 

525mm 
x 336mm
AUTHENTICITY
Pirogue des Naturales de L'Ile Toud. (detroit de Torres) - Antique View from 1842

Genuine antique
dated:

1842

Description:

Scarce lithograph of Tudu, in Magan country in the Torres Strait, Queensland, from the French voyage of under the command of Dumont D’Urville.

Embossed blind stamp “Gide Editeur Paris” denoting that is from the original edition of “Voyage au Pole Sud”.

From D’Urville, D. Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l’Océanie sur les corvettes l’Astrolabe et la Zélée, exécute par ordre du roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840...Paris

References:
Hill, J. The Hill Collection of Pacific Voyages. San Diego 1974: : 508.
Ferguson, J. A. Bibliography of Australia Volumes 1-8, Canberra 1976: : 3184.


Collections:
National Library Australia: Bib ID 1539703
National Gallery Australia: Accession Number: 2005.1121
Australian National Maritime Museum: Object No: 00008363
Bibliotheque Nationale de France: Identifier : ark:/12148/bpt6k976783

Louis Le Breton (1818 - 1866)

Louis Le Breton (1818-1866) Breton was French marine artist and was the official artist on board the voyage of exploration under the command of Dumont D'Urville. From 1847 he devoted himself mainly to depicting marine subjects for the French Navy.

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