J. Tastu Editeur. Lith. de Bichebois aîné, rue déry, 23. [Paris, n.d. c.1833.]
Lithograph. 330 x 516mm. 13 x 20¼". Paper toning around the edges. Some spotting.
A view of a French residence on Ambon Island, Indonesia; local servants carrying trays cross the yard towards French officers under the tree, where another slave shades his master with a parasol. Numbered 'Pl.139' upper right; from 'Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe', the account of Jules Dumont D'Urville's important expedition to the South Seas between 1826 and 1829. Publisher's blindstamp below title. After Louis Auguste de Sainson (1801 - 1887).
See NLA: 2711739. Ex Norman Blackburn Collection.
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