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Ile Gambier

Date: c 1835
Overall: 250 x 155 mm, 0.007 kg
Medium: Coloured engraving on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Engraving
Object No: 00031490

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    HistoryThis plate, No. 10, is from 'Bibliothèque universelle des voyages, effectués par mer ou par terre dans les diverses parties du monde, depuis les premières découvertes jusqu'a nos jours' by Albert Étienne de Montémont, published by Armand-Aubrée, Paris 1833. Volumes 1 - 21 are subtitled 'Voyages Autour de Monde'. The plate is from the account of the voyage of Frederick William Beechey (1796 - 1856) in the Pacific. Captain Beechey published his account of the voyage in 1831 as 'Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Berings Strait to Co-operate with the Polar Expeditions, 1825-1828'.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Gambier Island, French Polynesia

    Primary title: Ile Gambier

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    Engraver: Choubard

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