26 September 2002
(Nouvelle-Hollande; Port-Jackson: Cérémonie de l'enterrement des sauvages)
pencil and brown wash on paper, watermark J WHATMAN 1818.
11 7/8 x 15 3/8in. (30.2 x 39.1cm.)
and three proof engravings, one annotated and one partly handcoloured, for plate 103 in the Atlas Historique
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Marchais' engraver's drawing after an unknown original ('d'après un croquis communigué') for plate 103 in the Atlas Historique.
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