Paris: 1841. A print from the Atlas Pittoresque which was published separately from the Voyage autour du monde sur la frégate la Vénus, pendant les années 1836-1839 by Abel Aubert Dupetit-Thouars.
Dupetit-Thouars’ voyage in the Vénus was critical to the establishment of a French colonial presence in the Pacific, as well as for the promotion and protection of French commercial activities around the globe.
21 x 13 1/2", colorful image of a man on a gray stallion. Very good condition. Item #27789