Louis DE SAINSONJacques C. WERNERJoseph BRODTMANN, Ansicht des König-Georgs-Hafens. [View of King Georges Sound]. Enlarge 1 /1


France 1801 – 1887

print after

  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29

Jacques WERNER

France 1798 – 1856

draughtsman, intermediary


Oberlingen, Germany 1787 – Basel, Switzerland 1862


Ansicht des König-Georgs-Hafens. [View of King Georges Sound]. 1836
Collection Title: Schaffhausen, Joseph Brodtmann. Entdeckungs-Reise der französischen Corvette Astrolabe, 1836.
Page: plate 4 [upper image]
Place made: Switzerland
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image 10.8 h x 18.2 w cm sheet 16.2 h x 25.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1145
Subject: Collection: The Wordsworth collection of Western Australian colonial art, acquired 2010. Australia, Art period: Colonial, Western Australia
  • Spencer Scott Sandilands. The Antique Print and Map Gallery, Melbourne.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.