Louis DE SAINSONVictor ADAMHippolyte VANDER BURCHJules S. DUMONT D'URVILLEJoseph LEMERCIER, Incendie des cabanes du Chef Tahofa, sur l'ile Onéata. (Tonga-Tabou). (Burning of the huts of Chief Tahofa on the island of Onéata (Tonga-Tabou)) Enlarge 1 /1

Louis DE SAINSON

France 1801 – 1887

print after

  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29

Victor ADAM

France 1801 – 1866

lithographer

Hippolyte VANDER BURCH

lithographer

Jules DUMONT D'URVILLE

Calvados, France 1790 – Versailles, France 1842

author

Joseph LEMERCIER

Paris, France 1803 – 1884

printer, lithographic

Incendie des cabanes du Chef Tahofa, sur l'ile Onéata. (Tonga-Tabou). (Burning of the huts of Chief Tahofa on the island of Onéata (Tonga-Tabou)) 1833
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe... Atlas [Historique]. Paris: J. Tastu, 1833
Page: plate 91.
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 21.4 h x 30.7 w cm sheet 35.0 h x 54.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.427
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, August 2003.