Louis DE SAINSONJ. TATSUFelix A. SAINT-AULAIREA. BÈS, Vue de la Villle du Cap et de la Montagne de la Table. / (Cap de Bonne Espérance) [View of Cape Town and Table Mountain. / (Cape of Good Hope)] Enlarge 1 /1

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

A. BÈS

printer, lithographic

  • active France 1838-1850

Vue de la Villle du Cap et de la Montagne de la Table. / (Cap de Bonne Espérance) [View of Cape Town and Table Mountain. / (Cape of Good Hope)] 1833
Collection Title: D'Urville, Jules. Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe. Paris: J. Tastu, 1833
Page: plate 230
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Creation Notes: 1839, printed
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one stone Support: thin smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: 2nd 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 left in black pencil, 'A. 898 / (xxxx) $30.00'.
Dimensions: printed image 29.8 h x 34.7 w cm printed border-line 21.6 h x 36.3 w cm printed image and text 26.2 h x 34.7 w cm sheet (irregular) 36.0 h x 54.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1265
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.