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Bottigla, C :Isola di Pasqua. [Early nineteenth century]

Reference Number: A-211-012

Shows French explorers viewing Easter Island statues, observed by local people seated to the left. Derived from Godfrey de Vancy's engraving 'Insulaires at monumens de l'Ile de Paque' published in Voyage de La Perouse. Atlas No. II. (London, 1799)

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits and Aquatints, related to Jean Francois de Galaup La Perouse, C Bottigla, Easter Island, Men, Easter Island, Women, Easter Islander and French - Pacific Area.

Part of:
Bottigla, C :Isola di Pasqua. [Early nineteenth century], Reference Number A-211-012 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Aquatint (hand-col), 194 x 280 mm on sheet 252 x 360 mm. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-011523)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: C. Bottigla F(ecit). Also inscribed in pencil below work, Isola di Pasqua

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