Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Louis Auguste de Sainson (French, b.1800, d.circa 1887), Antoine Maurin (French, b.1793, d.1860)
02 Feb 2009
lithograph 495 x 315 mm - The ethnographic portrait plates in the Atlas are representative of the various places the Astrolabe stopped as it journeyed from the South Island up the North Island. Depicted are people from Tasman Bay, Whangarei, the Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga. Some of the subjects are named, while others remain anonymous. Parti...