Title:Habitants de l'ile Oualan. (Archipel des Iles Carolines)Date:C1826Artist:Antoine Chazal (1793-1854)Image Size:235mm x 325mmCondition:In good condition.Technique:N/AStock Number:VDLCOQ 051 PI CAR (C014)Description:Very rare engraving of natives of the Carolines.
From Duperrey, Voyage de la Coquille.
Title:Femmes de l'ile Oualan, Archipel des Iles CarolinesDate:C1827Artist:Antoine Chazal (1793-1854)Engraver:Ambroise TardieuImage Size:230mm x 320mmCondition:In good condition.Technique:Original colour printed stipple engravingStock Number:VDLCOQ 052 PI CARO (F29)Description:Read full descriptionThe finest colour printed engravings made of the Carolinas, from the very rare account recording the voyage of La Coquile under the command of Louis Isidore Duperrey (1786-1865) and his deputy Jules Dumont D'Urville during the years 1822-1825. La Coquille.
Title:Iles Carolines: Danse des Naturels.Date:C1828Artist:Jacques Etienne Victor Arago (1790-1855)Engraver:Lerouge et ForgetImage Size:235mm x 320mmCondition:In good condition. Strong impression.Technique:N/AStock Number:VADM URA 056 PI ()Description:From Louis Claude de S. de Freycinet's, "Voyage autour du Monde... Historique". Note the Historique which contained the topographical views volume was published in 1828. The original watercolour for this engraving was sold as lot 27 at Christies London THE FREYCINET COLLECTION 26 September 2002 London, King Street. In 1817, he commanded the Uranie, in which Louis Isidore Duperrey, Jacques Arago, Adrien Taunay the Younger and others went to Rio de Janeiro, to take a series of pendulum measurements as well as a larger scheme for obtaining observations, not only in geography and ethnology, but in astronomy, terrestrial magnetism, and meteorology, and for the collection of specimens in natural history. The voyage arrived at the Carolinas on March 1819. RARERead full description
Title:Grands Pros des Carolins a Tamatam. Grandes Proes de los Carolines en Tamatam.Date:C1843Artist:Louis Auguste de Sainson (1800-?)Image Size:140mm x 210mmCondition:In good condition.Technique:N/AStock Number:PI 1843 SAIN ()