Charles-Alexander LESUEUR

France 1778 – 1846

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France 1805 /1809 – 1830


Mollusques et zoophytes 1807
Collection Title: Peron, Francois and Freycinet, Louis. 'Voyage de Decouvertes aux Terres Australes… Atlas par Mm. Lesueur et Petit'. Paris: De l'Imprimerie Imperiale [undated but 1807]
Page: Plate 31
Place made: Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper engraving, printed in colour inks, from one copper plate Support: paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Dimensions: plate-mark 28.0 h x 19.2 w cm sheet 29.6 h x 24.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1986
Accession No: NGA 86.619
Subject: Voyages of exploration and discovery 1600-1900: French
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Spencer Scott Sandilands, Melbourne, February 1986.