J. Tastu Editeur. Lith. de Bichebois ainÚ, rue de la bibliotheque, 4. [Paris, 1833.]
Coloured lithograph. Printed area 260 x 360mm, 10╝ x 14". Narrow margin at top.
Ships, including a rowing boat of Europeans under the Dutch flag, in Manado Bay, on the north tip of Sulawesi in the Dutch East Indies. The fortress on the right was built by the VOC in 1658. 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.
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