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Barthelemy LAUVERGNE

France 1805 – 1875

print after


France 1801 – 1887


  • Australia and Pacific 1826-29

Sigismond HIMLEY

1801 – 1872




printer (organisation)

Vooloo-Moloo au Port Jackson. [Woolloomooloo at Port Jackson.]. c.1860
Collection Title: Voyage autour du monde par les mers de l'Inde et de la Chine de la corvette de sa Majeste La Favorite execute pendant les annees 1830, 1831, 1832 sous le commandement de M. Laplac
Page: Album historique, plate 64
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: chine-collé of thin white tissue laid down on 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: blindstamp lower centre, 'LAPLACE [within foreshortened boat motif]'.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left below image below plate-mark in black pencil, '64'. inscribed centre right to lower right adjacent image adjacent plate-mark in black pencil, '26[illeg.]8/1[illeg.]5- / hi[illeg.] Liuk / Australie / A40'. inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'M818D'. inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, '[illeg.]' inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'a83987'.
Dimensions: printed image 22.0 h x 32.1 w cm printed image and text 25.0 h x 32.1 w cm sheet 27.0 h x 36.2 w cm backing sheet 33.0 h x 48.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1244
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.