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Seafaring and fishing, Timor
(Barque malaise à l'ancre; mature triangulaire en bambou; voile en natte serrée Piroque malaise simple, à balanciers, vue de face; pagayes pour les rameurs)
1824
plate 49 in the Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes (Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands) atlas. Arthus Bertrand, Paris, 1824, 2nd edition

Medium
engraving and etching
Measurements
24.2 × 31.9 cm (plate) 27.2 × 35.6 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
Inscription
printed in ink above image u.r.: 49
printed in ink in margin c.l.: 1 .
printed in ink in margin l.l.: 2 .
printed in ink in image: (letters a-i, k-m)
printed below image l.l.-l.r.: C.A. Lesneur del. J.Milbert direx. Testard sculp.
printed in ink below image, l.c.: TIMOR. / PÊCHE ET NAVIGATION . (Voyez l'Explicat.on (on in superscript above . ) des Planches . ) / De l'Imprimerie de Langlois .
Accession Number
2010.96.50
Departments
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

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