Jacques ARAGO

Estagel, France 1790 – Paris, France 1855

print after

  • 1817-1820 Australia, Brazil

Marie-Alexandre DUPARC

born 1760 – after 1825


Nouvelle Hollande: Baie des Chiens-marins Presque île Peron , entrevue avec les sauvages [New Holland: Shark Bay, Peron Peninsula. Meeting with the savages] 1825
Collection Title: Freycinet, Louis de. 'Voyage autour du monde... Atlas historique', Paris: Pillet Aîné, 1825
Page: plate 12
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 in watercolour at a later date Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression with later hand-colouring
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 18.6 h x 25.8 w cm sheet 32.6 h x 46.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1018
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French Aboriginal Australians
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.