Vue du port du Roi Georges (Nouvelle Hollande). DUMONT D'URVILLE, M. de SAINSON.

Vue du port du Roi Georges (Nouvelle Hollande).

Paris: 1833.

Lithographed view, coloured; 185 x 350mm, mounted.

Beautifully coloured engraving of a view of the Port of King George, illustrating the voyage of Dumont D'urville. The Astrolabe made several points of call along the Australian coastline, particularly in New South Wales and north-western Australia, as well as New Zealand, Tonga, New Guinea and Vanikoro (where monument to La PĂ©rouse was inaugurated).

Beautifully coloured engraving of a view of the Port of King George, illustrating the voyage of Dumont D'urville. The Astrolabe made several points of call along the Australian coastline, particularly in New South Wales and north-western Australia, as well as New Zealand, Tonga, New Guinea and Vanikoro (where monument to La Pérouse was inaugurated).

This particular illustration depicts a peaceful meeting between the Europeans and indigenous peoples on the grassy coast of the port.

Price (AUD): $1,500.00  other currencies Ref: #2807703