Louis Auguste De Sainson (1800-87) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in 1801, De Sainson was a naval clerk and topographical artist. He arrived in Australia with the Dumont d'Urville expedition in 1826. Many of his drawings of Australia, its aboriginals and geographical features were lithographed and widely illustrated in books of the period. He died in 1887. Edit or add to this biography

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Missionary Settlement, Bay of Islands (Paihia) and Whangarei Heads - a Pair
Lithographs, 23 x 34.5 cm
Important, Early & Rare New Zealand Art, International Art Centre, Auckland.
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