Charles-Alexander LESUEUR

France 1778 – 1846

print after

Jean-Baptise PILLEMENT

France 1728 – 1808





France 1766 – 1840


Terre de Diémen: Île Maria. Tombeaux 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 on adhesive label affixed to lower left of verso in blue bappoint pen, '841 4'. Inscribed on adhesive label affixed to lower left of verso in black pencil, '$25'. Printed on adhesive label affixed to lower left of verso, 'LOT / TIM D. GOODMAN / Fine Art Auctioneers since 1971 / 7 Anderson St., Double Bay 2028 / Sydney Tel (02) 327 7311'.
Dimensions: printed image 15.0 h x 21.2 w cm printed image and text 17.8 h x 21.2 w cm plate-mark 23.8 h x 31.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 26.8 h x 35.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gregg collection of Australian and Pacific colonial prints. Gift of Ted and Gina Gregg, 2010.
Accession No: NGA 2011.1263
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Ted and Gina Gregg, Sydney, February 2011.