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Louis DE SAINSON

France 1801 – 1887

print after

  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29

J. TATSU

publisher

Felix SAINT-AULAIRE

France 1801 – 1899

lithographer

  • active France c.1833

LEMERCIER

printer, lithographic

Vue des caps du Port Jackson. Nouvelle Galles du Sud. [View of the Heads - Port Jackson.] 1833?
Collection Title: Dumont D'Urville. Jules. 'Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe'. Paris: J. Tastu, 1833
Page: plate 31.
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone [or plate]; hand-coloured 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.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper right above image in black pencil, '30'. Inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, 'NM'. Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'JBM= 904/238 / IVORY 137/8x10 1/4 / 193/8x16 / [illeg. text cancelled out]'. Inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '230a [encircled]'.
Dimensions: printed image 20.1 h x 31.8 w cm printed border-line 21.8 h x 33.6 w cm printed image and text 25.6 h x 33.6 w cm sheet 33.0 h x 46.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1249
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.