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Title

Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique: 1. (Native hut), 2. (3 dancers), 3. (Sailing boat), 4. (Natives & goat)

1804-1805


Artists

Joseph Dufour

19 Mar 1757 - 15 Jan 1827

Jean-Gabriel Charvet

France

1750 - 1829


Details


Date

1804-1805


Media category

Print


Materials used

wallpaper: woodcut, gouache on canvas


Dimensions

2020 x 1635mm (x2) 2020 x 1820mm (x1) 2020 x 1645mm (x1)


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1989


Location

Not on display


Accession number

356.1989.a-d


Artist information

Joseph Dufour

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

Jean-Gabriel Charvet

Works in the collection

1


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Amanda Beresford, Look, ' Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique: a new acquisition of the Australian Department', pg. 8-9, Heidelberg, Feb 1990, 8-9 (colour illus.).

Jonathan Cooper (Editor), Exhibitions events - Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Australian Collection Focus Series: Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique (c.1804-05)', pg. 13, Sydney, Feb 2000-Apr 2000, 12 (colour illus., detail), 13.

Hordern House (Editor), Cook's Pacific legacy, 'Dufour's incredible vision of the Pacific', Potts Point, 2007, front and back cover (colour illus., detail), (colour illus., detail). not paginated; cat.no. 52; set of four panels of the Captain Cook "wallpaper".

Anne Ryan, Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'Past and present: reflecting the diversity of Gallery's largest collection', pg. 54-56, Sydney, May 2003, 54-55 (colour illus.).

Vivienne Webb, Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique, 'Voyages', pg.7-13, Canberra, 2000, front cover (colour illus.), 6 (colour illus., detail, strip 9), 12 (colour illus., detail, strip 8), 29 (colour illus., detail, strip 4,5,6), 40-41 (colour illus., strips 1-20). details of wallpaper from the collection of AGNSW and NGA

Vivienne Webb, Look, 'Exploring wallpaper', pg. 16, 20., Melbourne, Feb 2000, 16 (colour illus., detail), 20, 29. Illustrated is one of 12 strips in four sections of the wallpaper.