J. Durmont d'Urville

Poissons Rare Book Print - A2


These grouper fish were illustrated after finds of the French exploration ship La Corvette d’Astrolabe. Ordered by King Louis-Philippe to reach the south magnetic pole, the ship’s voyage marks the race of France and England to document the globe.

This exclusive rare print sourced from Museums Victoria's own collection features bookplate 3 from Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe, Zoologie Atlas by J. Durmont d'Urville (1833.)

  • Available exclusively from Museums Victoria Store
  • A2 Print - 420mm x 594mm
  • Printed on Ilford Galerie Textured Cotton Rag paper
  • Made to Order - please allow up to 1 week for dispatch.