Gray, Burgundy, France 1796 – Toulon, France 1868

print after

Pierre-Antoine MARCHAIS

France 1763 – 1869

draughtsman, intermediary



Nouvelle-Hollande, Baie des Chiens marins. Camp de l'Uranie, sur la Presqu'île Péron. [New Holland, Shark Bay. Camp of the Uranie on the Peron Peninsula.] 1825
Collection Title: Freycinet, Louis de. Voyage autour du monde... Atlas historique, Paris: Pillet Aîné, 1825
Page: plate 11
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 Support: off-white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: proof
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 19.0 h x 26.8 w cm sheet 23.9 h x 31.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1019
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.