Louis LE BRETONE. DE LAPLANTE, Pirogue des naturels de Balahou [Drua of the natives of Balahou, Fiji] Enlarge 1 /1

Louis LE BRETON

Douarnenez, Brittany, France 1818 – 1866

print after

  • Australian waters between 1839-40

E. DE LAPLANTE

France

lithographer

  • working France 1846

Pirogue des naturels de Balahou [Drua of the natives of Balahou, Fiji] 1846
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 96
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 as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Publisher's blindstamp lower centre below image, 'GIDE / Editeur / Paris'.
Dimensions: printed image 23.9 h x 33.3 w cm sheet 35.5 h x 51.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1122
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, December 2005.