Charles-Alexander LESUEUR

France 1778 – 1846

print after


France 1766 – 1840


Jean-Baptise PILLEMENT

France 1728 – 1808


Jean-Charles LANGLOIS

Calvados, Beaumont-en-Auge, France 1789 – Paris, France 1870


Timor, Vue de la Rade, de la Ville et du Fort de Coupang (Kupang) [Timor, view of the harbour, of the town and of the fort of Kupang] 1807
Collection Title: Peron, Francois and Freycinet, Louis. 'Voyage de Decouvertes aux Terres Australes… Atlas par Mm. Lesueur et Petit'. Paris: De l'Imprimerie Imperiale [undated but 1807]
Page: plate 39
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured Support: thin smooth cream wove 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.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right below image below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Timor / C45'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'Indonesia / [illeg.] 6E'.
Dimensions: printed image 16.5 h x 45.8 w cm printed image and text 19.8 h x 45.8 w cm plate-mark 24.0 h x 48.6 w cm sheet (irregular) 33.4 h x 51.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1202
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.