Charles-Alexander LESUEUR

France 1778 – 1846

print after

Jean-Baptise PILLEMENT

France 1728 – 1808





France 1766 – 1840




  • active France early 19th century

Terre de Diémen: Île Maria. Tomeaux des naturels [Van Diemen's Land: Maria Island. Natives' tombs] 1802? Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and 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 lower left below image below plate-mark in black pencil, '$30'.
Dimensions: printed image 15.2 h x 21.4 w cm printed image and text 18.8 h x 21.4 w cm plate-mark 24.2 h x 31.6 w cm sheet (irregular) 27.2 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1264
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.