J. A. PELLIONE FORGET, Nlle. Holland: Port-Jackson. Sauvages des Montagnes-Bleues; Sauvages des bords de la Nepean; Aurang-Jack, chef de Spring-Wood; Ses deux femmes [New Holland: Port-Jackson. Natives of the Blue Mountains; Natives of the banks of the Nepean; Aurang-Jack, chief of Spring-Wood; His two wives] Enlarge 1 /1

J. PELLION

Gray, Burgundy, France 1796 – Toulon, France 1868

print after

E FORGET

engraver

Nlle. Holland: Port-Jackson. Sauvages des Montagnes-Bleues
Sauvages des bords de la Nepean
Aurang-Jack, chef de Spring-Wood
Ses deux femmes [New Holland: Port-Jackson. Natives of the Blue Mountains
Natives of the banks of the Nepean
Aurang-Jack, chief of Spring-Wood
His two wives]
1825
Collection Title: Freycinet, Louis de. 'Voyage autour du monde... Atlas historique', Paris: Pillet Aîné, 1825
Page: plate 99
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper stipple engraving, printed in black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin 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

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'Australia- N.S.W. [underlined] / C/1'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 23.8 h x 32.0 w cm sheet (irregular) 26.6 h x 35.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1230.A-E
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.