Louis LE BRETONLEMERCIER BENARD ET CIEEmile LASSALLE, Port Essington, cote nord de l'Australie [Port Essington, north coast of Australia] Enlarge 1 /1

Louis LE BRETON

Douarnenez, Brittany, France 1818 – 1866

print after

  • Australian waters between 1839-40

LEMERCIER BENARD ET CIE

commenced 1837 – 1870 /1890

printer, lithographic (organisation)

Emile LASSALLE

France 1813 – 1871

lithographer

Port Essington, cote nord de l'Australie [Port Essington, north coast of Australia] c.1842
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules. Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zelee...Atlas [Pittoresque]'. Paris: Gide, 1841-1855.
Page: plate 118
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone; hand-coloured Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: Publisher's blindstamp lower centre below image, 'GIDE / Editeur / Paris'.
Dimensions: printed image 20.2 h x 32.0 w cm sheet 33.8 h x 50.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Wordsworth Collection, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, purchased 2010
Accession No: NGA 2010.1045
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
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Marie Louise Wordsworth, Perth, October 2010.