Charles-Alexander LESUEUR

France 1778 – 1846

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France 1766 – 1840

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Jean-Baptise PILLEMENT

France 1728 – 1808



printer, intaglio

  • active France early 19th century

Timor, Vue de la Rade, de la Ville et du Fort de Coupang (Kupang) [Timor, view of the harbour, of the town and of the fort of Kupang] 1807
Collection Title: Peron, Francois and Freycinet, Louis. 'Voyage de Decouvertes aux Terres Australes… Atlas par Mm. Lesueur et Petit'. Paris: De l'Imprimerie Imperiale [undated but 1807]
Page: plate 39
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: working state
Impression: proof before letters
Edition: unknown number of proofs; print run unknown

Dimensions: plate-mark 16.98 h x 46.4 w cm sheet 41.2 h x 55.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.105.62
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Raymond Spiller, relative of Augustus Earle, Pennsylvania, United States of America, 1978.