- Museum number
- Object: Nouvelle-Hollande. Port du Roi Georges.
Portraits of six Aboriginal people, four from shoulders up only, at each corner of print; in centre are two full portraits of a man (Patét), and his son (Yalepouol), the man sitting on a log, his son standing by a tree. All are wearing cloaks on shoulders.Man at bottom right corner is Mokoré, and at bottom right is Patét II. Plate 8 from Dumont d'Urville, 'Voyage de l'Astrolabe'.
- Production date
- 1829 (about)
Height: 430 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 340 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- This print includes the only known sketch of Mokaré. His history and that of his family and kinsmen is explored in the following works:
Tiffany Shellam, 'Shaking Hands on the Fringe', University of Western Australia Press, 2009; Gwen Chessel, 'Alexander Collie, Colonial Surgeon, Naturalist and Explorer', University of Western Australia Press, 2008; and John Mulvaney & Neville Green 'Commandant of Solitude. The Journals of Captain Collet Barker 1828-1831', Melbourne University Press 1992.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Voyage de l'Astrolabe
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Listed as item 383 in Catalogue 82, Australia and the Pacific, Peter Moore Bookseller, Cambridge, 2003.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number