Jules S. DUMONT D'URVILLE, [Tasmanian Aboriginal heads.] Enlarge 1 /1


Calvados, France 1790 – Versailles, France 1842

[Tasmanian Aboriginal heads.] between 1841 and 1845
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. 'Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zelee...Atlas [Pittoresque]'. Paris: Gide, 1841-1855.
Page: plate 25
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: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 29.4 h x 34.4 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 54.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1114
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French Aboriginal Australians
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, December 2005.