Jacques ARAGO

Estagel, France 1790 – Paris, France 1855

  • 1817-1820 Australia, Brazil

Première vue de la rade de Rawack [First sighting of Rawack Island's harbour] 1818 Place made: Rawack Island, Papua Province, Indonesia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and ink over black pencil Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Dimensions: image 21.4 h x 37.8 w cm sheet 28.5 h x 41.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1137
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House, Sydney, October 2010.