Jean Gabriel PRÊTRE

1780 – 1845

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France 1776 – 1831


Crabe bronzé. Grapse peint. 1825
Collection Title: Freycinet, Louis de. Voyage autour du monde... Atlas historique, Paris: Pillet Aîné, 1825
Page: plate 76
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in colour inks, from one plate; hand-coloured Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: image 23.4 h x 16.8 w cm plate 32.2 h x 23.4 w cm sheet 49.2 h x 32.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1124
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Cabinet of Discoveries, Canberra, December 2005.