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Sketched during the voyage of La Coquille under the command of Louis Isidore Duperry in 1823. A wonderful illustration of the main technique used by ships to replenish their fresh water.

Published in Oceanie, a compilation of French voyages to the Pacific.

100 x 155 mm. Image size.

Copperplate engraving.

Later hand-colour.

Aiguade au Havre Carteret. [Filling water-casks New Ireland] 1836

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