Antique Print-CAPTAIN LANGLE-NATIVES-SAMOA-TONGA-214-Vernier-Danvin-Rienzi-1836

Price: € 54,50

Subject: Antique print, titled: 'Massacre du Capitaine de Langle et du Savant Lamanon - 214, Archipel de Tonga', The murder of Captain Paul Antoine Fleuriot de Langle, in American Samoa, at the hands of the natives.
Condition: Very good, given age. Occasional minor stains in the margins. Some scattered foxing. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Original steel engraving.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 21.2 x 12.8 cm. The image size is ca. 15 x 10.1 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 8.3 x 5 inch. The image size is ca. 5.9 x 4 inch.
Part Number: 45073
Location: (BG) C286-01
Description: This print originates from M.G.L. Domeny de Rienzi's 'Oceanie, ou Cinquieme Partie du Monde', published in 1836 by Firmin Didot of Paris.

Artists and Engravers: Made by Vernier after Danvin.