Jean H. PIRONJacques Louis COPIAJacques LABILLARDIÈRE, Homme du Cap de Diemen | Enfant du Cap de Diemen [Man of Cape Dieman | Child of Cape Diemen] Enlarge 1 /1

Jean PIRON

Belgium 1767 – Batavia, Dutch East Indies (Indonesia) 1796

print after

  • Australia 1792-93

Jacques Louis COPIA

Germany 1764 – France? 1799

engraver

Jacques LABILLARDIÈRE

Alençon, France 1755 – Paris, France 1834

author

  • 1791-1794 botanist on the d'Entrecasteaux expedition to Tasmania and Western Australia.

Homme du Cap de Diemen | Enfant du Cap de Diemen [Man of Cape Dieman | Child of Cape Diemen] 1811
Collection Title: Labillardiere, Jacques Julien Houton de. 'Atlas pour servir a` la relation du voyage a` la recherche de La Pe´rouse ... .'. Paris: Chez H.J. Jansen, 1800
Page: plate 7
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 Support: thin smooth off-white laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre, image of cottage flanked by two birds.
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, 'A68.'
Dimensions: plate-mark 30.6 h x 44.6 w cm sheet 38.6 h x 52.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1238.A-B
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.