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Author Hunt, Susan.

Title Terre Napoleon : Australia through French eyes, 1800-1804 / Susan Hunt, Paul Carter
Published Sydney : Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales in association with Hordern House, 1999

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Description 148 pages, 47 pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, color portraits ; 30 cm
Summary Includes many exquisite watercolours from the Lesueur Collection at the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle Le Havre and explores the story behind the Baudin expedition which produced these remarkable images. A voyage born of revolutionary times, these images are what what remains of Napoleon's ambition to establish a new scientific empire
Analysis EXPLORATION
Exhibition catalogues (Australia,France)
NATURAL HISTORY
Natural history - general
Notes Catalogue of an exhibition in collaboration with the Collection Charles-Alexandre Lesuer of Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, from Ville du Havre, France, and held at the Museum of Sydney, 27 February-30 May 1999
Bibliography Bibliography: page 146
Notes Text in English and French
Subject Baudin, Nicolas, 1754-1803 -- Travel -- Australia.
Lesueur, Charles Alexandre, 1778-1846 -- Exhibitions.
Lesueur, Charles Alexandre, 1778-1846.
Petit, Nicholas-Martin, 1777-1804
Petit, Nicolas-Martin, 1777-1804 -- Exhibitions.
Petit, Nicolas-Martin, 1777-1804 -- Exhibitions.
Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre -- Exhibitions
Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre -- Exhibitions.
Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre -- Exhibitions.
Museum of Sydney on the Site of First Government House -- Exhibitions.
Museum of Sydney on the Site of First Government House -- Exhibitions.
Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre -- Catalogs.
Australia in art -- Exhibitions
Drawing, French -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, French -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, French -- Australia -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Natural history illustration -- Australia -- Exhibitions.
Natural history illustrators -- France -- Exhibitions.
Painting, French -- Exhibitions.
Painting, French -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, French -- Australia -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, French -- Australia -- Exhibitions.
Australia -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Australia -- Description and travel -- Exhibitions.
Australia -- Description and travel.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- French -- Exhibitions
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- French
Australia -- History -- 1788-1850
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Catalogs.
Art.
Author Carter, Paul, 1951-
Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales.
Museum of Sydney on the Site of First Government House.
LC no. 00002000
ISBN 0949753866 (paperback)
0949753874