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Sketch of Kupang Bay, south-west of Timor (by Péron and Lesueur in the year 1803)
(Ile Timor: Esquisse de la baie de Coupang, sur de côte sud-ouest de Timor)
plate 36 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition

engraving and etching
16.8 × 21.4 cm (image) 17.4 × 21.9 cm (plate) 28.0 × 37.0 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
printed in ink above image u.r.: No. (o in superscript above . ) 36 .
printed in ink (in image) u.l.: ESQUISSE / de la Baie de / COUPANG / (CÔTE S.O. ÎLE DE TIMOR ) / Par / MM. Péron et Lesueur / an 1803.
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Joe White Bequest, 2010
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Gallery location
Not on display