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Le Breton, Louis Auguste Marie, 1818-1866 :Pirogue double des missionnaires (Ile Vavao). Dessine par L. Le Breton. Lith. par Sabatier. Paris. Gide Editeur. Imp. Lemercier, Paris, [1846].

Reference Number: PUBL-0028-079

A close-up broadside view of a large double-hulled Tongan canoe with a large covered cabin and sail, being sailed by Tongan men. Another similar canoe with a sail is in the left background, with land and coconut palms further left and to the right. Dumont d'Urville's two ships, the Astrolabe and Zelee, can be seen in the left background.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Lithographs, related to Louis Auguste Marie Le Breton, Leon Jean-Baptiste Sabatier, A Gide, Astrolabe (Ship), La Zelee (Ship), Vava'u, Missionaries - Tonga and Canoes and canoeing - Tonga.

Part of:
Dumont d'Urville, Jules Sebastien Cesar, 1790-1842 :Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie ... 1838 - 1842. Atlas pittoresque. Paris, A. Gide, 1846., Reference Number PUBL-0028 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Lithograph, black and white, 210 x 360 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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