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Names
Avery, Samuel Putman (1822-1904) (Collector)
Méryon, Charles (1821-1868) (Artist)
Delâtre, Auguste (1822-1907) (Printer of plates)
Collection

Samuel Putnam Avery Collection

Charles Méryon.

Views of the Pacific.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850 - 1866
Date Created: 1863
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEZAC
Topics
Fishing
Islands
Pacific Ocean
Uvéa (Wallis and Futuna Islands)
Notes
Content : Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.

Content : DW65 includes title written in ink by artist.

Content : Etchings of the Pacific from sketches Meryon made during his voyage there in 1842-1846, including views of Akaroa, New Zeland, Marshall Islands, New Caledonia, Tonga, Uvea and the Pacific Ocean. Other subjects include bays, beaches, chickens, dogs, drift net fishing, fishers, grass huts, islands, mountains, palms, poetry, sailboats and swine. Some prints include the artist's monogram. Some prints are present in more than one state.

Content : Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.

Content : Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. DW66 bears collector's mark of an unidentified French collection (Lugt 160)

Content : Holdings checked in departmental copy of Loys Delteil and Harold Wright, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon.

Content : One print includes work in pencil.

Content : One print printed in black and red ink.

Content : S. P. Avery Collection.

Content : The states are listed according to Harold Wright's updated edition of Loys Delsteil, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon. Other catalogs list states differently.

Content : These prints were intended to form an album, but according to Loys Delteil and Harold Wright, Catalogue raisonne of the etchings of Charles Meryon, this project failed due to lack of funding.

Content : Title devised by cataloger.

Citation/reference: DW 68(III/IV)
Physical Description
Extent: State noted with standard reference number.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG97-F644
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13493718
UUID: 3d16bee0-c614-012f-a772-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1863: Created
  • 1904: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Océanie, îlots à Uvea (Wallis), pêche aux palmes." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-414c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Océanie, îlots à Uvea (Wallis), pêche aux palmes." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-414c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1863). Océanie, îlots à Uvea (Wallis), pêche aux palmes. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-414c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Océanie, îlots à Uvea (Wallis), pêche aux palmes.