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Pellion, Alphonse, 1796-1868 :Ile des Papous. Vue du mouillage de l'Uranie sur l'ile Rawak. Dessine par Garneray, d'apres A. Pellion. Grave par Niquet [1824]

Reference Number: PUBL-0216-atlas-045

Freycinet's ship the Uranie (Uranus) moored to the right, with a wooded island behind it, with several dwellings visible close to the shore. In the foreground are a small and a large outrigger canoe, both with people aboard, approaching the ship. Several other small canoes are also nearing the ship from further away.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to Ambroise Louis Garneray, Alphonse Pellion, Wewak, Papua New Guinea - Social life and customs, Canoes and canoeing - Papua New Guinea and French - Pacific Area.

Part of:
Freycinet, Louis Claude Desaulses de, 1779-1842 :Voyage autour du monde. Paris, 1824, Reference Number PUBL-0216 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving, 257 x 322 mm. Single art work

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