France 1801 – 1887

print after

  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29



  • active Germany 1830s

Hobart Town, von den Casernen aus [The barracks, Hobart Town]
Gruppe von Straftingen auf einer Stelle, die urbar gemacht wird [Group of convicts] Einborene von Tasmanien, Muscheln suchend [Natives of Tasmania shellfishing]
Dasyuren, einene Seehund verzehrend [Quolls devouring a seal].
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville, Jules Sebastien Cesar, Malerische Reise um die Welt (Voyage pittoresque autour du monde), [Leipzig: Baumgartner, 1835].
Place made: Germany
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etchings, printed in black ink, each from one steel plate Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: printed image (overall) 17.3 h x 22.4 w cm sheet 23.2 h x 27.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.59
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French Australia, Art period: Colonial, Tasmania
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.