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Charles-Alexandre Lesueur Painter and Naturalist: A Forgotten Treasure

By: Baglione, Gabrielle and Cremiere, Cedric

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Le Havre, Éditions du Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre/MkF editions: 2016

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: ID292443


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with colour plates. Translated from the French by Jean Fornasiero & John West-Sooby. 391 pages On 19 October 1800, Charles-Alexandre Lesueur set sail on a voyage of discovery to the Southern Lands led by Nicolas Baudin. He soon demonstrated his talents as a natural history artist. Driven by an insatiable curiosity, during a golden age ... View more info