London, England 1773 – Surrey, England 1858

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Village, abandone par les naturels du pays, et situe sur le Sound du Roi George III, dans la Nouvelle-Hollande. [Village, abandoned by the natives, located on King George III Sound in New Holland.] 1802 Description: French version

Collection Title: Vancouver, George. 'Voyage de decouvertes, a l' Ocean Pacific du Nord, et autour du monde ... Atlas'. Paris: Didot Jeune, 1802
Page: plate 1
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured at a later date Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression with later hand-colouring
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed centre verso in black pencil, 'C 1807 / Voyage of / Vancouver'.
Dimensions: printed image 8.6 h x 13.1 w cm printed image and text 10.6 h x 13.1 w cm sheet 12.8 h x 19.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1139
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.