Louis DE SAINSON, 1. Cérémonie du Gna-loung. 2. Cérémonies préliminaires d'un mariage australien. [1.Ceremony of the Gna-loung. 2. Preliminary ceremonies of an Australian marriage] Enlarge 1 /1

Louis DE SAINSON

France 1801 – 1887

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  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29

1. Cérémonie du Gna-loung. 2. Cérémonies préliminaires d'un mariage australien. [1.Ceremony of the Gna-loung. 2. Preliminary ceremonies of an Australian marriage] 1835
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. Voyage pittoresque autour du monde. Paris: L. Tenré et Henri Dupuy, vol. 1, 1834, vol. 2, 1835
Page: collection record
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one steel plate Support: thin smooth off-white paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image (overall) 20.0 h x 12.8 w cm sheet (sight) 23.0 h x 14.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Dr Paul Gerber, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.999.1-2
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
Provenance:
  • Collection of Dr. Paul Gerber.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Dr. Paul Gerber, Melbourne, 2009.