Auguste N. VAILLANT, Mollusques. 1-3. Buccin fusiforme. Nobis. 4-6 Pyrule trompette. Lamk. 7-9. Pyrule chauve-souris. Lamk. 10-12. La même (Variéte). Enlarge 1 /1

Auguste VAILLANT

France 1793 – 1858

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Mollusques. 1-3. Buccin fusiforme. Nobis. 4-6 Pyrule trompette. Lamk. 7-9. Pyrule chauve-souris. Lamk. 10-12. La même (Variéte). between 1840 and 1866
Collection Title: Vaillant, August Nicholas. Voyage autour du monde execute pendant les annees 1836 et 1837 sur la corvette La Bonite commandee par M. Vaillant. Histoire naturelle marine. Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1840-66
Page: plate 42.
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching; hand coloured Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: image 28.5 h x 23.0 w cm plate 39.8 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 51.6 h x 33.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.1119
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.