Jacques G. DE SAINT-SAUVEURJ LAROQUE, Sauvagesse de la Nouvelle Zelande. [Savage woman of New Zealand] Enlarge 1 /1


France 1757 – 1810

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Died 1898 /1902


Sauvagesse de la Nouvelle Zelande. [Savage woman of New Zealand] 1796
Collection Title: Grasset de Saint-Sauveur, Jacques. 'Encyclopédie des voyages, contenant l'abrégé historique des moeurs, usages, habitudes domestiques... de tous les peuples ... '. Paris: Deroy, 1796.
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: thin smooth pale green laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 18.2 h x 12.0 w cm sheet 24.8 h x 17.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.45
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French New Zealand, Art period: Colonial
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.