Seafaring: a native canoe or raft. View of the east coast of Schouten Island

Seafaring: a native canoe or raft. View of the east coast of Schouten Island
(Navigation: pirogue ou radeau des naturels. Vue de la côte orientale de l'ile Schouten)
plate 10 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition
1824

Artist/s name
Claude François FORTIER (engraver)
Charles-Alexandre LESUEUR (after)


Medium
hand-coloured engraving, etching and stipple engraving printed in black and blue ink
Measurements
15.1 x 21.3 cm (image) 24.2 x 31.4 cm (plate) 27.5 x 36.5 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Accession Number
2010.96.11
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Joe White Bequest, 2010
Gallery Location
Not on display

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