Rade & Port de Tape Stil

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-175256

Description

Lithograph engraving on machine made paper. Scene of invading tropical harbor with seven ships, three of them with their masts out. The third ship from the left is flying a French flag. People stand along the harbor and watch. In the lower right corner is a woman standing next to canoe. Two palm trees are in the center foreground next to a small, square brick well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lithographic engravings (prints)
paper (fiber product)
Engraving

Inscription

"Danae / Uranie / Reme Blanche / Tombeau d Pomare II / Dublin / Boussole / Le Baleinier l'Elisabeth / Pavillon du Protectorat / Consulat Britannique. / Dessme et Lith par LeBreton / Imp par Lemercie / Rade y Port de Tape Stil / Arrivee au mouillage du C. Amiral Dupetit Thouars" (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P316
FA070

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

20 8/16 x 25 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.739